Former Cover Oregon official may sue

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Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Carolyn Lawson, the former state technology manager, may file a lawsuit for defamation and wrongful termination.

Carolyn Lawson, the former chief information for the Oregon Health Authority, alleges that she was asked to resign in December because she objected to making public statements she deemed false. Her claim says managers at the Health Authority and the insurance exchange, known as Cover Oregon, “privately threatened and publicly scapegoated” her.

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