Alabama State University sexual harassment http://apr.org en 11th Circuit Rejects Alabama St. Appeal In Lawsuit http://apr.org/post/11th-circuit-rejects-alabama-st-appeal-lawsuit <p></p><p>Federal judges are rejecting Alabama State University's appeal of a $1 million court judgment for sexual harassment.</p><p>The Montgomery Advertiser reported that the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against the school in a 23-page decision on Tuesday.</p><p>Three former employees won more than $1 million total in a lawsuit that claimed two top administrators made numerous inappropriate comments and created a hostile work environment.</p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 21:36:37 +0000 The Associated Press 37195 at http://apr.org 11th Circuit Rejects Alabama St. Appeal In Lawsuit US Court Panel to Hold Hearings in Montgomery http://apr.org/post/us-court-panel-hold-hearings-montgomery <p>A three-judge panel from the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hold 15 hearings in Montgomery next week, the latest in the court's practice of holding hearings across the southeast.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; At least four of the hearings to be held Tuesday through Friday involve Alabama cases.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; One of the hearings set for Wednesday is regarding an issue that is part of a lawsuit challenging a state law that prohibits the Alabama Education Association and the Alabama State Employees Association from using automatic payroll deduction to collect dues from workers.<br> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 13:12:56 +0000 The Associated Press 36274 at http://apr.org US Court Panel to Hold Hearings in Montgomery