In Court Today

Court Name: United States District Court
Judge Joanna Seybert

Date: 8/28/2014 10:30 AM
Room: 1030

Case: Wharton v. County of Nassau et al

Summary: Argument on pretrial motion in wrongful termination, race and religious discrimination action by African American Nassau Corrections Officer. Defendants contend plaintiff was disciplined for conducting unauthorized religious services for inmates and staff members.

Court Name: United States District Court
Judge A. Kathleen Tomlinson

Date: 8/27/2014 3:00 PM
Room: 910

Case: Haggood et al v. Rubin & Rothman, LLC. et al

Summary: The bill may come due for a large Islandia debt collection law firm if plaintiffs are successful in this racial discrimination/retaliation action. Three African American former collection agents claim fellow employees subjected to vile racial epithets, taunts and jokes, which managers did nothing to stop. Case is scheduled for status conference today.