Case: United States v. Winter Haven

8:94-cv-01349 | U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida

Filed Date: Aug. 29, 1994

Closed Date: 1994

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Case Summary

On August 29, 1994, the U.S. Department of Justice filed a lawsuit against the City of Winter Haven under 42 U.S.C. § 2000e, et seq. ("Title VII") in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida. The Department of Justice asked the court for injunctive and monetary relief, alleging that the defendant had violated Title VII, by discriminating on the basis of gender.

On October 13, 1994, the District Court (Judge Ralph W. Nimmons Jr.) entered an order which approved the Consent Decree, which awarded the employee $3,430.90 in damages.

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Summary Authors

Jane Wu (11/25/2007)

People


Judge(s)

Nimmons, Ralph Wilson Jr. (Florida)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Fenton, William B. (District of Columbia)

Nisbet, Steven A (Florida)

Attorneys(s) for Defendant

Ryce, Donald Jr. (Florida)

Judge(s)

Nimmons, Ralph Wilson Jr. (Florida)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Fenton, William B. (District of Columbia)

Nisbet, Steven A (Florida)

Attorneys(s) for Defendant

Ryce, Donald Jr. (Florida)

Documents in the Clearinghouse

Document

8:94-cv-01349

Docket (PACER)

United States v. City of Winter Haven

April 2, 2001

April 2, 2001

Docket

Resources

Docket

Last updated Aug. 9, 2022, 3:18 a.m.

ECF Number Description Date Link Date / Link
1

COMPLAINT filed - sex discrimination. (csh) (Entered: 08/30/1994)

Aug. 29, 1994

Aug. 29, 1994

Proposed consent decree filed. (csh) (Entered: 08/30/1994)

Aug. 29, 1994

Aug. 29, 1994

MAGISTRATE JUDGE CASE ASSIGNMENT to Magis. Judge Thomas G. Wilson. (csh) (Entered: 08/30/1994)

Aug. 29, 1994

Aug. 29, 1994

2

ORDER that if the parties desire the Court to enter the proposed consent decree, there will need to be filed an appropriate motion and memorandum. ( Signed by Judge Ralph W. Nimmons Jr. ) ctc (gkm) (Entered: 09/13/1994)

Sept. 13, 1994

Sept. 13, 1994

3

NOTICE of designation under Local Rule 3.05 - TRACK 2. (ctc) (gkm) (Entered: 09/22/1994)

Sept. 21, 1994

Sept. 21, 1994

4

JOINT MOTION by USA, City of Winter Haven for entry of consent decree (gkm) (Entered: 10/11/1994)

Oct. 7, 1994

Oct. 7, 1994

5

MEMORANDUM by USA, City of Winter Haven in support of [4-1] joint motion for entry of consent decree (gkm) (Entered: 10/11/1994)

Oct. 7, 1994

Oct. 7, 1994

6

CONSENT JUDGMENT for USA against City of Winter Haven. The defendant agrees to pay Ms. Delaney a monetary award in the amount of $3,430.90. ( Signed by Judge Ralph W. Nimmons Jr. ) MFR Number 109/D416 (ctc) (gkm) (Entered: 10/14/1994)

Oct. 13, 1994

Oct. 13, 1994

CASE CLOSED. (gkm) (Entered: 10/14/1994)

Oct. 13, 1994

Oct. 13, 1994

FRC record data: accession # 021 97 0885; agency box # 282; location # J0290411 (jnb) (Entered: 04/02/2001)

April 2, 2001

April 2, 2001

Case Details

State / Territory: Florida

Case Type(s):

Equal Employment

Key Dates

Filing Date: Aug. 29, 1994

Closing Date: 1994

Case Ongoing: No

Plaintiffs

Plaintiff Description:

U.S. Department of Justice on behalf of a female employee

Plaintiff Type(s):

U.S. Dept of Justice plaintiff

Attorney Organizations:

U.S. Dept. of Justice Civil Rights Division

Public Interest Lawyer: Yes

Filed Pro Se: No

Class Action Sought: No

Class Action Outcome: Not sought

Defendants

City of Winter Haven (Winter Haven), City

Case Details

Causes of Action:

Title VII (including PDA), 42 U.S.C. § 2000e

Availably Documents:

Trial Court Docket

Outcome

Prevailing Party: Mixed

Nature of Relief:

Damages

Unknown

Source of Relief:

Settlement

Form of Settlement:

Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree

Issues

Discrimination-basis:

Sex discrimination

Affected Gender:

Female