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Friday, March 03, 2006

Transgender fire captain files grievance against chief

A transgender Tennessee fire captain has filed a grievance against her supervisors, claiming they subjected her to discrimination because she previously was a man. Jamie Faucon is accusing her direct supervisor, Mark Foulkes, along with Knoxville fire chief Carlos Perez, of taking away her fire department–provided car, reassigning her, and taking away her overtime hours because she is transgender.


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