DOJ, EEOC at odds in Supreme Court case over BNSF medical testing of job applicant

(Source: Reuters, November 7, 2019)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Justice is backing BNSF Railway’s bid to have the U.S. Supreme Court overturn a federal appeals court ruling that said it unlawfully refused to hire a job applicant who would not pay for a medical test, even though the department represents the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, which brought the lawsuit against the railroad.

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Friday, November 8, 2019

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