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  Women reject settlement in Duckworth workplace retaliation lawsuit
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Last EditedRP  Aug 01, 2016 06:34pm
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AuthorKerry Lester
MediaNewspaper - Daily Herald (Suburban Chicago)
News DateThursday, July 28, 2016 11:45:00 AM UTC0:0
DescriptionThe day before congresswoman Tammy Duckworth is scheduled to deliver a major speech on the main stage at the Democratic National Convention, two women who filed a workplace retaliation suit against her have announced they're refusing to accept a settlement offer that seemed a done deal just weeks ago.

Now, a trial set to begin Aug. 15 in downstate Jonesboro could serve as an obstacle at an inopportune time for Duckworth as she enters the homestretch of her campaign to unseat Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk in a nationally watched race.
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