Lawyer In Activision Lawsuit Resigns, Citing Interference From Governor

Editor’s Note: A lawsuit has been filed against Activision Blizzard by the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing, which alleges the company has engaged in abuse, discrimination, and retaliation against its female employees. Activision Blizzard has denied the allegations. The full details of the Activision Blizzard lawsuit (content warning: rape, suicide, abuse, harassment) are being updated as new information becomes available.
The ongoing lawsuit against Activision Blizzard lost a prosecutor Wednesday, April 13, allegedly due to interference by California Governor Gavin Newsom. In July of 2021, California’s Department of Fair Employment and Housing (CDFEH) capped off a multi-year investigation …