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This just in from the city: "The City has received the order from the Court, and is reviewing it and evaluating its options."
———————ORIGINAL POST 3:40 P.M. WEDNESDAY, JULY 12, 2017———————
The Colorado Springs Police Department's Physical Abilities Test required of female officers violates federal laws requiring equal treatment of women, U.S. District Judge Richard Matsch ruled in a findings of fact issued Wednesday, July 12.
Here's the pertinent part of the ruling:
Ordinarily a court may not substitute its judgment on an employer’s decision as what is an appropriate job requirement.…
News, Colorado Springs Independent
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