Case Against Beverly Hills Police Department Dismissed
Posted Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 6:09 pm
By Ana Figueroa
A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge has granted a motion for summary judgment in favor of the City of Beverly Hills in a lawsuit filed by Beverly Hills Police Department employee Lisa Weller. In her lawsuit filed in 2018, Weller alleged discrimination based upon age and sexual orientation, as well as failure to prevent that discrimination. Weller claims she was demoted from her position of Traffic Control Supervisor to the position of Traffic Control Officer and also denied benefits and pay increases due to age and sexual orientation discrimination.
The City moved for summary judgment on grounds that Weller failed to establish her claims. In an order entered Dec. 19, The Hon. Judge Lia Martin agreed.
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