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I work for a school dist. as an instruc. Aide. I have been continually harassed. Ultimately, physically attacked by my school secretary resulting in injuring me. They are circling the wagons because I filed 2 incident reports along with submitting 2 workers comp forms. I started having panic attacks after hearing my principal threaten me with direct retaliation for filing the forms. I really need some help and protection. I'm not sure what to do. Please help!1
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The California Fair Employment and Housing Act protects employees from retaliation for filing workers comp forms. AN attorney through the California Employment Lawyers Association could provide you with a referral to a competent employee rights attorney to determine if a lawsuit would be the best avenue for you. Here is link to the website: https://www.cela.org/

It looks like the employer is violating the law in connection to the way you are being treated.

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