This week’s winner of the “Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction” award goes to the $1.7 Million verdict against Alarm One for spanking a female salesperson “for motivation”. A California jury rejected the defense argument that the spankings were not discriminatory because they were given to both male and female workers. What a perfect match – a wacking defendant with a wacky defense lawyer! What were they thinking? If you don’t believe this story, check out abcnews.com
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