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KMBC Discrimination Lawsuit Has ‘Amicable’ Ending

The Kansas City Star

KMBC Discrimination Suit Three KMBC journalists who sued the ABC affiliate for age and gender discrimination have reached a settlement with the station.

KMBC management made the announcement at a Thursday staff meeting. The three–Kelly Eckerman, Peggy Breit and Maria Albisu-Twyman, known on air as Maria Antonia–will be staying on at the television station.

A statement issued by KMBC described the resolution as “amicable” and said that it had come “after some open and frank conversation” between the women and station management. More…

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