Washington Rejects Clergy Negligent Supervision/Retention Claims in Church Quarrel

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The Supreme Court of Washington recently limited negligent supervision and negligent retention claims against churches, based on the First Amendment and deference to religious tribunals. Title VII claims may also be limited, depending on if the ministerial exception applies.

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Published In: Civil Rights Updates, Constitutional Law Updates, Labor & Employment Updates, Nonprofits Updates

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