Attorneys for the Arizona State Senate yesterday told the court that they have paid former staffer Talonya Adams the $300,000+ in damages after a jury had awarded her more than $2.75M for employment retaliation. (Federal law capped the award at $300,000.)
However, Adams today told the court that she did not receive the $300,000 check that was apparently sent by regular first class mail.
The unusual legal exchange is the latest chapter in a long-running case that has had political implications. Adams reported to the Senate’s Democratic Caucus, and she maintains that the retaliation shows that then-Minority
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