Firing with no reason without union protection

The Gazette Opinion Staff
Published: January 4 2013 | 11:00 am - Updated: 28 March 2014 | 9:34 am in
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The Iowa Supreme Court’s ruling upholding the firing of a dental assistant for being too attractive again proves that unless you have union representation or can prove you were fired because you were a member of a legally “protected class,” you can be fired in Iowa for a “good reason, a bad reason, or no reason at all.” And now, add “absurd.”

Gary Sanders

Iowa City

 

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