Sexual Assault Lawsuit Filed by Former Navarro Cheerleader

By: Cindy Morgan, Associate in G&E’s Civil Rights Practice Group According to a recently filed lawsuit, a former Navarro College cheerleader has accused a male teammate of sexually assaulting her. The plaintiff alleges she was assaulted by the teammate in September 2021. Shortly afterward, she reported the assault to the head cheerleading coach. The lawsuit, filed in a [...]

2023-06-17T16:02:59-05:00By |Categories: Sexual Harassment or Assault|Comments Off on Sexual Assault Lawsuit Filed by Former Navarro Cheerleader

California May Soon Be the First State to Ban Caste-Based Discrimination

By: Barbara Hart, Principal in G&E’s Civil Rights Practice California is coming closer to becoming the first state to ban discrimination based on caste, as a new bill passed the California Senate Judiciary Committee in April 2023. The bill would add caste as a protected category under California’s anti-discrimination laws, aiming to eliminate bias, economic suppression, and [...]

2024-01-24T12:50:03-06:00By |Categories: Discrimination|Comments Off on California May Soon Be the First State to Ban Caste-Based Discrimination