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Case Style: Jack Walsh v. Carney Hospital
Case Number: 94-2583
Judge: Judith Cowin
Court: Superior Court of Norfolk County
Plaintiff's Attorney: Daniel and Frank Driscoll Frank Driscoll , Boston, Massachusetts
Defendant's Attorney: Keith Muntyan, Boston, Massachusetts
Description: Sexual harassment and wrongful termination. Male worker claimed that co-employees harassed him because they thought that he was gay and that Defendant fired him for the same reason. The defendant believed plaintiff was gay but plaintiff has never revealed his sexual orientation.
Outcome: For Plaintiff for $1.2 million.
Plaintiff's Experts: Dr. Allan McCausland, Contoocook, New Hampshire, economist.
Defendant's Experts: Unknown
Comments: Massachusetts apparently has a statute which prohibits discrimination based on sexual preference.