Former Los Alamos Fire Department employee Jessie Noah filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico June 5, according to court documents obtained by the Los Alamos Monitor this week.
Defendants listed in the suit include LAFD, the Los Alamos County Council, Aaron Adair, Jerry Adair and LAFD Captain Jeff Wetteland.In the suit, Noah claims she was the victim of extreme sexual exploitation while employed at LAFD and suffered additional acts of gender discrimination.
The complaint lists one of the defendants as Aaron Adair, a former LAFD captain. Adair pleaded no contest back in 2010 to charges of voyeurism and tampering with evidence. Magistrate Court Judge Pat Casados sentenced Adair to 364 days of supervised probation and he was given a conditional discharge from the LAFD.
The suit lists close to 90 different allegations against the defendants.
Noah is seeking a trial by jury, compensatory damages, including back pay, front pay, loss of earnings, loss of benefits, loss of promotional opportunities, loss of career opportunities, lost earning capacity, emotional distress, and other consequential, incidental and special damages. Noah also is seeking punitive and exemplary damages, prejudgment and post judgment interest and reasonable attorney fees.