TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jun 12, 2017
An attorney for Joshua Jenkins, a Jewish man, has filed a civil rights lawsuit against the Grainger County Ambulance Service, alleging that Jenkins was subjected to disparaging comments about his faith while working as an employee, the Knoxville News Sentinel reports. The suit claims that in addition to the disparaging remarks, Jenkins’ faith was the “sole, or a substantial motivating, factor” in his abrupt firing from the department.