Jury Awards Former Kroger Employee $450K In Discrimination Suit

SHERMAN (CBSDFW.COM) – A jury has awarded a Plano man and former Kroger employee more than $450,000 in a federal harassment lawsuit. Jurors agreed Karl Tipple was wrongfully fired after reporting more than a year of harassment for his mental disabilities. Tipple, 25, had worked for Kroger grocery stores for nearly five years and was...


Appeals court rules Frisco ISD discrimination suit can proceed

FRISCO — A former Frisco High School coach can pursue his lawsuit alleging discrimination and retaliation by the school district after all, a federal appeals court ruled Monday. Alvin Jackson, who taught world history along with being a basketball and track coach, filed a suit against the Frisco school district in 2012, saying his contract...