NEWS

How due process applies to public employees

As the Keizer City Council announced accepting former city manager Chris Eppley’s resignation, it also announced a severance package was being offered because Eppley’s “due process rights may have been violated.”

The council did not give a specific reason for believing Eppley’s rights had been violated, but it begs the question, “What are a public employee’s due process rights?”

You have reached content available exclusively to Keizertimes digital subscribers.

Receive a 3-day free trial of unlimited digital access.

Already a subscriber? Login here.