Justice Department Sues Indiana City for Allegedly Rescinding ‘Fully Qualified’ Man’s Job Offer Due to HIV Status | app

A Clarksville, Indiana man who was “fully qualified to work as a police officer” was denied the job because of his HIV status, federal authorities said.

On Monday, the US Department of Justice filed a court case against Clarksville, claiming that the city’s police department “illegally revoked an offer of employment to a qualified law enforcement officer based on his diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)”, this which is a violation of Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

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