Four white women, including the immediate past director and three current employees of the Mahoning County Department of Job and Family Services, sued the commissioners, saying they have suffered discrimination, retaliation and emotional distress because of the behavior of some black JFS employees.
Four white women, including the immediate past director White women discrimination three current employees of the Mahoning County Department of Job and Family Services, sued the commissioners, saying they have suffered discrimination, retaliation and emotional distress because of the behavior of some black JFS employees.
Genetin of Canton, who resigned in November to become Portage County JFS director, said she was forced to quit her job here under intolerable conditions that amounted to a wrongful termination.
McNally IV, chairman of the commissioners, declined to comment, saying he had not seen the lawsuit. County Prosecutor Paul J. Traficanti would not comment on the lawsuit, except to wonder aloud why Genetin never expressed the complaints in her legal action while she was working for the county.
Why are they coming out now? The other three women named in the lawsuit filed in common pleas court still work at JFS. Sabatka of Youngstown, who joined the county in ; and Rosemary Colucci of Youngstown, who joined the county in Moore and Sabatka are child support data-entry specialists.
Colucci is a child-support clerk. The lawsuit quotes part of a statement made from notes by Robert E. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission complaints, or call the commissioners. It falls on deaf ears.
The quote is identical to one paragraph of a two-page, single-spaced, roughly-typed statement Bush faxed to The Vindicator on Thursday afternoon. Bush said he was threatening to fire anyone engaging in discriminatory behavior, not to terminate employees because they filed EEOC complaints.
Bush said the quote was taken out of context from the statement, which was designed to discourage bickering between black and white JFS employees.
The lawsuit alleges white employees are barred from having personal visitors at JFS, but certain black employees are permitted to leave the office on work time to pick up their children and bring them to the office for the rest of the work day.
It also alleges some black employees are permitted to donate and exchange sick time among themselves, but white employees are not accorded that privilege.
Bush said he had no knowledge of such practices. The commissioners later appointed Genetin as director.
The suit alleges the county tolerated racial slurs and derogatory remarks by some black employees against white employees and conducted sham investigations of such incidents. The case is assigned to Judge Lou A. More like this from vindy.While white women like Fisher argue against affirmative action on the basis that the policy is reverse discrimination, and that schools should be blind to race and gender, they essentially are.
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