A lawsuit alleging that a security guard was fired for
complaining about being referred to as “Magic Mike” came to an end, per
Beaumont federal court records.
Beaumont resident Michael R. McKnight sued Gulf Coast Health
Center, Inc. last March on allegations the termination was retaliatory,
claiming that he endured sexual harassment for nearly a year.
GCHC, in turn, submitted an original answer two months
Both parties filed a joint motion for dismissal with prejudice
to refiling on Aug. 1. The two-page document says that they “have resolved by
agreement all claims that were or could have been raised against the other in
United States District Court Judge Ron Clark granted the
motion on Aug. 3.
Attorney David R. Schleicher of the law firm Schleicher Law
Firm, PLLC in Waco represented McKnight while GCHC’s legal counsel was attorney
Jana Hale Woelfel of the law firm Strasburger & Price, LLP in Houston.
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