'Forced' Retirement May Bring Discrimination Case Against UT - Articles

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Posted by: Suzanne Craig Robertson on May 25, 2012

Knoxville lawyer David Burkhalter has asked the University of Tennessee to preserve all documents and e-mails concerning Associate Athletics Director for Media Relations Debby Jennings as she considers a possible discrimination/retaliation action. Jennings says she was forced to retire last week when the university's men's and women's athletic departments were combined. Jennings has worked with the Lady Vols and Pat Summitt for 35 years. WBIR reports