USA TODAY Faces Lawsuit from Fired Employee for Pregnancy Discrimination.

CNN recently reported that Serena Bhaduri, a former USA TODAY digital sales director, has sued parent company, Gannett, as well as sales executives Estee Cross and Anna Riddle for allegedly discriminating and retaliating against her after she disclosed she was pregnant in August. Bhaduri filed her lawsuit in November. In the lawsuit, Bhaduri claims Riddle said her termination was based on a negative attitude and that she did not take direction well, but a human resources representative "confirmed that Ms. Bhaduri's termination was not related to performance." However, Bhaduri's lawyer, Jeanne Christensen, told CNN that after revealing...

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