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Godfrey v. Globe Newspaper Company, Inc.

Docket #SJC-10532
Date February 11, 2010
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JusticesMarshall, C.J., Ireland, Spina, Cowin, Cordy, Botsford, Gants, JJ.
SummaryAnti-discrimination law, Termination of employment, Handicap. Employment, Discrimination, Termination. Handicapped persons. Practice, Civil, Summary judgment. Words, "qualified handicapped person", "essential functions".
Appealed FromSuffolk Superior Court, Justice Paul E. Troy
BriefsSee selection available in PDF format at Supreme Judicial Court website
Counsel for Appellant
Godfrey:  Paul H. Merry, Andrea L. Haas
Counsel for Appellee
Boston Globe Newspaper Company, Inc.:  Mark W. Batten

OpinionClick to link to the slip opinion of the Supreme Judicial Court, in PDF format (requires Adobe Acrobat)

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