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AccuScripts Worker Gets Suit Over Epilepsy, Service Dog Revived

An Ohio prescription drug supplier must face a former employee’s claims that disability discrimination caused her firing after she indicated she felt an epileptic seizure coming on and asked to bring her service dog to work with her, a state appeals court ruled Thursday.

Nashville Public Schools Must Face Title IX Harassment Suit

Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools will have to defend Title IX claims over student-on-student sexual harassment, after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit said its precedent doesn’t bar claims related to a school’s conduct before, as opposed to after, an incident occurs.

Ex-Law Firm Employee Lacks Age Bias Claims Over Rehiring Denial

Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co. was properly granted judgment against a former employee who claimed age discrimination and retaliation drove its decision not to rehire her after she was let go at age 59 in a workforce reduction, the Sixth Circuit ruled Thursday.

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How Marijuana Is Both Legal and Illegal in the U.S.

How do states legally get around the federal ban on cannabis, and what unique legal challenges do attorneys and businesses in the marijuana industry face?

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