Whistleblower Awarded $2 Million for Retaliation by Kentucky Child Protection Agency

Whistleblower retaliation awards.
  A jury has awarded $2 million in damages to a Northern Kentucky social services worker who alleged in a whistleblower lawsuit he suffered extensive retaliation for reporting problems at the state's child protection agency. Among his claims: Nearly 100 cases of child abuse and neglect were misplaced and languished for months, leaving some children stuck in abusive or neglectful situations with no investigation. The verdict in Boone Circuit Court comes seven years after Tim Wil...