Former employee barred from filing race and age claims

Salvador Basurto filed a lawsuit claiming age and race discrimination and wrongful termination against his former employer, the Imperial Irrigation District. The trial court found that his claims were barred because the district's governing board had already decided that his termination was justified after a full-blown evidentiary hearing and he couldn't have a second bite at the apple. Read on to find out how this issue was resolved by the California Court of Appeal. Read More...