Nos. 76-1833, 76-1994.

587 F.2d 1240 (1978)

Diane R. WILLIAMS v. Griffin B. BELL et al., Harvey Brinson, Appellant. Diane R. WILLIAMS v. Griffin B. BELL, Individually and as Attorney General, et al., Appellants.

United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit.

Decided September 19, 1978.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Paul Blankenstein, Atty., Dept. of Justice, Washington, D.C., with whom Earl J. Silbert, U.S. Atty., Barbara Allen Babcock, Acting Asst. Atty. Gen., and Robert E. Kopp, Atty., Dept. of Justice, Washington, D.C., were on the brief, for appellants Griffin B. Bell et al.

Lawrence J. Speiser, Washington, D.C., for appellant Harvey Brinson.

Michael D. Hausfeld, Washington, D.C., with whom Jerry S. Cohen, Washington, D.C., was on the brief, for appellee.

Before McGOWAN, TAMM and ROBINSON, Circuit Judges.

Opinion for the Court filed by SPOTTSWOOD W. ROBINSON, III, Circuit Judge.


After exhausting her administrative remedies unfruitfully, appellee brought suit in the District Court alleging gender-based employment discrimination in violation of Title VII, § 717(a), of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.1 The gravamen of her complaint was that she was harassed and ultimately dismissed from...

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