June 28th, 2013
09:01 AM ET

Fired for Being 'Too Attractive' and 'Irresistible!'

Melissa Nelson of Iowa was fired from a dentist's office because her boss felt that she was so attractive, working with her risked his marriage. She sued, but lost her legal battle last December. She is getting a rare chance to fight back now.

CNN’s Poppy Harlow has details.

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  1. Ishmael

    This is a dentist who had his mind on everything except his business. A competent, beautiful woman in the office will attract more patients – more patients means more business. I don't see this dentist being in private practice for too long.

    Just my two cents!

    July 8, 2013 at 9:43 am | Reply
  2. th truth


    if your that hot, go get a job somewhere else !!

    July 1, 2013 at 1:36 pm | Reply
  3. sebastian

    i wish i nad such doctor

    July 1, 2013 at 10:09 am | Reply
  4. Abq Tim

    Do women know what "look attractive" means? Don't most ladies try to dress ATTRACTively? Women know guys are visually driven. It's Difficult to work 8 Hrs. [...]

    June 28, 2013 at 9:34 pm | Reply

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