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Northwestern police officer alleges sexual harassment, gender discrimination in federal lawsuit

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

March 28, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, City, Latest Stories

A University Police officer is suing Northwestern for sexual harassment and gender discrimination, claiming the University Police Department assigned her to an unfavorable shift when she returned from maternity leave, among other...

Judges rules discrimination lawsuit against Evanston can proceed

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

August 27, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

A discrimination lawsuit against Evanston will move forward after the city's attempt to stop it failed last week. Judge John Darrah ruled Aug. 21 that Elke Tober-Purze's sex bias claim was "adequately pled," denying the c...

Owner: Tommy Nevin’s Pub ‘not going anywhere’ in face of foreclosure lawsuit

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

August 7, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

An owner of Tommy Nevin's says the popular pub's customers should not worry as it faces a multimillion-dollar foreclosure lawsuit. "We're not going bankrupt. We're not going anywhere," said Steven Cin, who is part of the ownership...