Sheriff ok to fire depressed, intoxicated officer who claimed disability after shooting himself

A federal appeals court recently upheld the firing of a law enforcement officer who intentionally shot himself while on duty and intoxicated. The decision reinforces an employer’s right to apply performance and conduct standards to a disabled employee, even when that employee blames their performance or conduct shortcomings on their disability….
By: McAfee & Taft
Previous Story

Valisure Files Citizen Petition on Alleged Benzene in Benzoyl Peroxide, Triggering Lawsuits

Next Story

Use of AI Results in Attorney Suspension