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TRENTON – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced today that a Hudson County company will pay a former employee $25,000 and implement workplace policy reforms under a settlement to resolve the former employee’s complaint of unlawful pregnancy discrimination, after an investigation by the Division on Civil Rights (DCR). The settlement coincides with DCR issuing Findings of Probable Cause in two other pregnancy-related cases, both of which involve women whose requests for pregnancy-related accommodations resulted in losing their jobs.
AG Grewal, DCR Announce “Stop the Hate” Series to Celebrate 75th Anniversary of the NJ Law Against Discrimination
For Immediate Release: April 6, 2021 Office of The Attorney General- Gurbir S. Grewal, Attorney GeneralDivision on Civil Rights- Rachel Wainer Apter, Director For Further Information: Media Inquiries-Lee Moore609-292-4791Citizen Inquiries-609-984-5828TRENTON –...
Governor Murphy, Attorney General Grewal, and Congressman Kim Hold Roundtable Discussion on Rise in Bias Incidents in New Jersey
AG Grewal and Colonel Callahan release preliminary bias incident data for 2020For Immediate Release: March 23, 2021 For Further Information: Contact: Alyana Alfaro-PostPress Office: Governor's OfficeEmail: Alyana.Alfaro@nj.gov 2019-2020 Bias Incident Reporting at a...