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Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Employee Fired For Adding Him To Benefits Claim Lacks Discrimination Claim

An unmarried, heterosexual female employee of who was fired because she listed her boyfriend as her "spouse" and "same-sex partner" on her benefit enrollment forms lacks marital status and sexual orientation discrimination claims under state law. Hanson v. Mental Health Res. Inc.,____F.Supp. 2d___( D. Minn., No. 12-00540, 6/3/13).

Mitchell H. Rubinstein

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