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Ohio worker's sexuality under scrutiny after firefighter comments

Man alleges discrimination after executive meeting concerning his sexuality, comments he'd made about firefighters at party

By Amelia Robinson
The Dayton Daily News

BEAVERCREEK TWP., Ohio — The Ohio Civil Rights Commission will investigate allegations that Beavercreek Twp's assistant fiscal officer was discriminated against due to his gender.

In the May 1 complaint, James Barone says he has been subjected to a hostile work environment due to gender stereotyping since his sexual orientation was revealed to trustees and other officials in November 2008.

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