Oprah Winfrey Hit With Sex Discrimination Suit

Former employee says her pregnancy changed her standing in the company


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A female executive at Oprah’s television network OWN claims she lost her job because she got pregnant, TMZ reports.

In a lawsuit filed by Carolyn Hommel, she claims she was hired in 2010 as senior director of scheduling and acquisitions and was told she would eventually become a VP, but all that changed when she became pregnant.

She says after she gave birth she was turned into a temp employee and was let go one month later.

Read more at TMZ