FedEx's Hiring Decision Based On Diabetes Is Legal, Florida Federal Judge Rules

FedEx's Hiring Decision Based On Diabetes Is Legal, Florida Federal Judge Rules

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Federal Express Corp. did not discriminate against a man who has diabetes by revoking an offer of employment to him because he was unable to get a commercial driver's license due to his disease and, therefore, was not qualified for the job, a Florida federal judge held June 29 (Richard Samson v. Federal Express Corporation, No. 2:11-cv-6, M.D. Fla.; 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 90314).

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