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FILE July 15, 2009 -- New Haven, Connecticut firefighters attend the Senate Judiciary Committee hearings in 2009 of then US Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor, who ruled against the white firefighters when she served on a federal appeals court.(Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

New Haven Firefighters Get Damages In 2009 Bias Case

A group of 20 Connecticut firefighters have won about $2 million in damages from the city of New Haven in connection with a reverse discrimination case that went before the U.S. Supreme Court in 2009.