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Confrontation between lawyers at Ruescher trial

Confrontation between lawyers at Ruescher trial

Ben Elfland, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018

Tears were shed in the courtroom April 19, not by a witness on the stand — but by a lawyer at the defendant’s table. A dispute between lawyers resulted in a near hour-long break and tears during former UVM employee Cynthia Ruescher’s  gender discrimination trial against the University Thur...

Case against UVM claims gender discrimination, hostile work environment

Case against UVM claims gender discrimination, hostile work environment

Sawyer Loftus, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018

A former UVM employee’s gender discrimination case went to trial Monday four years after she filed the lawsuit. Former University employee Cynthia Ruescher is suing UVM for gender discrimination, a hostile work environment and being fired after she first filed the lawsuit in 2014. Ruescher, w...

Former UVM employee suing for gender discrimination

Former UVM employee suing for gender discrimination

Staff Report

April 9, 2018

A gender discrimination lawsuit from a former UVM employee will go to trial Monday, April 16, according to an April 9 press release from a local lawyer. Cindy Ruescher, who was fired from UVM in April 2015, is suing the University for discrimination based on gender and then retaliation against her fo...

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