NH Supreme Court divided on woman’s claims she was fired over breastfeeding

The case of a New Hampshire woman who claims she was fired from her job over breastfeeding remains dismissed, following a split decision Friday by the state’s Supreme Court. For years, Kate Frederick has been challenging her termination by the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services. She alleges that the reason for her 2012 firing was hostility over a request for breastfeeding accommodations, according to New Hampshire Public Radio. Friday’s 2-2 decision means that a lower court’s decision to dismiss the case stands, The Associated Press reported. “I wasn’t expecting a tie,” Fred…

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