LEADBETTER v. GILLEY, 02-6360
Dismissal of plaintiff's employment discrimination case is affirmed where he failed to show that he was a similarly situated candidate for the position sought and defendant-employer had legitimate nondiscriminatory reasons for not hiring plaintiff.
- Argued 03/10/2004
- Decided 09/29/2004
- Published 09/29/2004
Before: MARTIN and CLAY, Circuit Judges; MILLS, District Judge.
United States Sixth Circuit
David R. Duggan (argued and briefed), Garner & Duggan, Maryville, TN, Plaintiff-Appellant.
Edward G. Phillips (argued and briefed), Penny A. Arning (briefed), Kramer, Rayson, Leake, Rodgers & Morgan, LLP, Knoxville, TN, for Defendant-Appellee.