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Former Law Student: Gorsuch Told Class Women 'Manipulate' Maternal Leave

Original story at NPR.org• 22 mentions • 2 weeks ago

NPR.org 2 weeks ago

 
A former law student of Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court, alleges that in a course she took from Gorsuch at the University of Colorado Law School last year, the judge told his class that employers, specifically law firms, should ask women seeking jobs about their plans for having children and implied that women manipulate companies starting in the interview stage to extract maternity benefits. The concerns were shared in a letter, posted Sunday evening by the National Employment Lawyers Association and the National Women's Law Center, written by Jennifer Sisk, a 2016 graduate of the ...
 
 
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