A dentist acted legally when he fired an assistant that he found attractive simply because he and his wife viewed the woman as a threat to their marriage, the all-male Iowa Supreme Court ruled Friday. The court ruled 7-0 that bosses can fire employees they see as an “irresistible attraction,” even if the employees have not engaged in flirtatious behavior or otherwise done anything wrong.

Iowa Court: Bosses Can Fire ‘Irresistible’ Workers - ABC News (via felixsalmon)
View quote
  • 1 year ago
  • 38