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Davis v. Wisconsin Dep't of Corr., 05-1946

Denials of defendants' motions for judgment as a matter of law and new trial in an employment discrimination case are affirmed where: 1) plaintiff presented circumstantial evidence that could demonstrate pretext and discrimination; 2) the jury did not credit defendants' explanations; and 3) the decision did not result in a miscarriage of justice.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 04/27/2006
  • Published 04/27/2006


  • SYKES, Circuit Judge., Before EASTERBROOK, EVANS, and SYKES, Circuit Judges.


  • United States Seventh Circuit


  • For Appellees:
  • Francis M. Doherty (argued), Hale, Skemp, Hanson & Skemp, Lacrosse, WI, for Plaintiff-Appellee., John R. Sweeney (argued), Office of the Attorney General Wisconsin Department of Justice, Madison, WI, for Defendant-Appellant.
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