Civil Rights Lawyer Sanctioned for Making 'False' Bias Claim

Attorney said school board wouldn't hire black counsel

A federal judge has sanctioned a civil rights attorney for alleging in a discrimination lawsuit that the Bridgeport Board of Education will not hire any private practice African-American attorneys to handle its cases, including her.

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Originally appeared in print as Judge Sanctions Lawyer for Making 'False Statements' Civil Rights Lawyer Sanctioned for Making Bias Claim

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