Weissmann v. Freeman battle is revived as Dingell subcommittee decides to launch a new investigation
Yet now, at age 41, Weissmann is unemployed. Since 1987, she has claimed the United States radiological community has blackballed her from continuing her research. This summer, the case took a new turn, when Congress began investigating her charges for the second time. Weissmann's situation involves a five-year legal battle against her former employer, Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, N.Y., over sex discrimination, and against her former lab chief, Leonard Freeman, a professor of nuclear medicine, over copyright infringement. Her story has compelled House Energy...
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