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undeterred Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-02-09 12:25 PM
Response to Reply #10
18. There is something called "constructive discharge"
which means the situation is so bad you are essentially being forced out of the job. Asking you to commit fraud and verbally abusing you may make the case.
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  -Damn, I just quit my job... JeffreyWilliamson  Jan-02-09 11:48 AM   #0 
  - He is advocating unemployment compensation fraud?  conscious evolution   Jan-02-09 11:51 AM   #1 
  - Wow, he sounds great.  billyoc   Jan-02-09 11:51 AM   #2 
  - you could have gone to the state authorities and reported him, instead.  QuestionAll   Jan-02-09 11:51 AM   #3 
  - And probably qualified for UI to boot.  thecatburgler   Jan-02-09 11:52 AM   #6 
     - yep.  QuestionAll   Jan-02-09 11:54 AM   #7 
     - Not necessarily true.  Lisa0825   Jan-02-09 11:57 AM   #8 
     - The OP was actually aware of that...  JeffreyWilliamson   Jan-02-09 11:59 AM   #10 
        - There is something called "constructive discharge"  undeterred   Jan-02-09 12:25 PM   #18 
  - Good luck  renate   Jan-02-09 11:51 AM   #4 
  - Hang in there  Warpy   Jan-02-09 11:52 AM   #5 
  - 1) get another job; 2) quit current job.  Warren Stupidity   Jan-02-09 11:58 AM   #9 
  - I'm actually aware that's the order it's usually done...  JeffreyWilliamson   Jan-02-09 12:04 PM   #11 
     - Yikes!  Lisa0825   Jan-02-09 12:07 PM   #13 
     - It's made for an interesting holiday season...  JeffreyWilliamson   Jan-02-09 12:12 PM   #14 
        - Hopefully he will understand.  Lisa0825   Jan-02-09 12:18 PM   #15 
     - You certainly don't need to return to an abusive boss  qanda   Jan-02-09 01:01 PM   #19 
  - Call your local census office. I know in some areas they're desperate for workers, and it pays  ogneopasno   Jan-02-09 12:06 PM   #12 
  - Re: your chances of now getting unemployment compensation, there is the concept of "constructive dis  closeupready   Jan-02-09 12:23 PM   #16 
  - To you and the poster above who mentioned this...  JeffreyWilliamson   Jan-02-09 01:20 PM   #20 
  - delete  conspirator   Jan-02-09 12:25 PM   #17 
  - Why was this deleted? n/t  JeffreyWilliamson   Jan-02-09 01:21 PM   #21 
  - You took the human course of action.  SimpleTrend   Jan-02-09 01:26 PM   #22 
  - You did the right thing.  applegrove   Jan-02-09 01:37 PM   #23 
  - your boss became verbally abusive, couldn't you have reported him?  alyce douglas   Jan-02-09 01:39 PM   #24 
  - It would have been difficult reporting it to his boss...  JeffreyWilliamson   Jan-02-09 01:55 PM   #26 
  - Never stay in an abusive situation....  Bellator   Jan-02-09 01:46 PM   #25 
  - Bingo!  JeffreyWilliamson   Jan-02-09 02:01 PM   #27 
     - Call your creditors and explain the situation (briefly) and that you are willing  CTyankee   Jan-02-09 02:10 PM   #28 
  - Good choice.  Naturyl   Jan-02-09 02:11 PM   #29 
  - Find another job then quit.  deaniac21   Jan-02-09 03:30 PM   #30 
  - Hoy. Son don donia!  lonestarnot   Jan-02-09 03:35 PM   #31 
  - I wish you the best of luck, and hope everything works out, but would have counseled you not to quit  cherokeeprogressive   Jan-02-09 04:13 PM   #32 
  - I am sorry to hear how it ended for you...  JeffreyWilliamson   Jan-02-09 05:33 PM   #33 
     - Armed with this new knowledge I fully support your decision and feel confident that you'll come thru  cherokeeprogressive   Jan-02-09 07:07 PM   #38 
        - "So, what time will you be here to pick us up next Friday?"  JeffreyWilliamson   Jan-02-09 07:58 PM   #41 
  - You need to go to the unemployment office and tell them what he tried to make you do  SoCalDem   Jan-02-09 05:39 PM   #34 
  - The magic bullet...  JeffreyWilliamson   Jan-02-09 05:49 PM   #36 
  - You have been through a lot lately it seems.  junofeb   Jan-02-09 05:43 PM   #35 
  - I've always been one of those people...  JeffreyWilliamson   Jan-02-09 05:54 PM   #37 
     - I will.  junofeb   Jan-02-09 07:54 PM   #40 
  - I've been there, JW, and you did the absolute right thing...  KrazyKat   Jan-02-09 07:31 PM   #39 
     - Eventually I will get counseling...  JeffreyWilliamson   Jan-02-09 08:07 PM   #42 

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