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Federal & State Laws Protecting Children & Adults with Diabetes in:
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Have a question about diabetes discrimination?
Post your question to IOH's "Ask the Lawyer" Jeffrey I. Ehrlich; father of a child with type 1 diabetes, and an appellate attorney specializing in diabetes discrimination legal issues.
IRS Loses Diabetes Job Discrimination Suit
December 19, 2005
Diabetes advocacy attorney (and former dLifeTV guest) John Griffin is back in the news again. Griffin represented Gary Branham in a lawsuit against the Internal Revenue Service. The IRS had denied Branham a promotion due to his type 1 diabetes, and a federal court has now ruled in his favor, awarding him $78,000 in back pay.
Job Discrimination in the Workplace
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Federal Employment Laws Affecting Persons with Diabetes
The ADA website offers a nice overview of each of the following federal employment laws:
Links related to the above laws in the work place:
Page Updated 02/26/2006