Gov. Eric Greitens’ signature on Senate Bill 43 will require workers who claim discrimination in wrongful-termination suits to prove that bias was the explicit reason they were fired. He said the new law will winnow frivolous lawsuits and “prevent trial lawyers from killing good jobs.” File photo Associated Press
Gov. Eric Greitens’ signature on Senate Bill 43 will require workers who claim discrimination in wrongful-termination suits to prove that bias was the explicit reason they were fired. He said the new law will winnow frivolous lawsuits and “prevent trial lawyers from killing good jobs.” File photo Associated Press

Greitens signs bill that raises standards for fired employees to win discrimination cases

June 30, 2017 6:56 PM