Massingill v. Nicholson, 06-50663
In a suit under The Equal Opportunity Employment Act brought by a former nurse at a VA facility, summary judgment for the VA is reversed as: 1) a federal-sector employee suing under Title VII cannot seek a partial trial de novo from the final administrative disposition; but 2) plaintiff did not forfeit her rights under 42 U.S.C. section 2000e-16(c) under the circumstances present.
- Decided 08/09/2007
- Published 08/10/2007
- PATRICK E. HIGGINBOTHAM, Circuit Judge:, Before HIGGINBOTHAM, DAVIS and BARKSDALE, Circuit Judges.
- United States Fifth Circuit
- For Appellant:
- James Ashley Endicott, Jr., Harker Heights, TX, for Plaintiff-Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Robert Keith Shaw-Meadow, San Antonio, TX, for Defendant-Appellee.