Mealey's Labor & Employment - 1st Circuit Reinstates Boston Officers' Race Bias Claim In Suit Over Drug Testing

Mealey's Labor & Employment - 1st Circuit Reinstates Boston Officers' Race Bias Claim In Suit Over Drug Testing

BOSTON - The First Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on May 7 reinstated a Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 claim brought by current and former Boston police officers and cadets who allege that the Boston Police Department's drug testing method is discriminatory (Ronnie Jones, et al. v. City of Boston, et al., No. 12-2280, 1st Cir.; 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 8560).

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