4th Circuit: Employee May File 2nd Lawsuit Claiming Different Suspension Cause

(October 8, 2015, 10:43 AM EDT) -- RICHMOND, Va. — A worker whose initial lawsuit against his employer, in which he claimed that his suspension was based on his race, was dismissed may file a second lawsuit claiming a different reason for the suspension, the Fourth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled Sept. 17, vacating a district court’s judgment and remanding for further proceedings (Charles T. Lee v. Norfolk Southern Railway Company, No. 14-1585, 4th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 16570).

(Opinion available. Document #73-151009-044Z.)

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