Sharon Thomas v. Duke University, No. 12-2563 (4th Cir. 2013)

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UNPUBLISHED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FOURTH CIRCUIT No. 12-2563 SHARON THOMAS, Plaintiff - Appellant, v. DUKE UNIVERSITY; DUKE UNIVERSITY MEDICAL SYSTEM; RICHARD H. BROADHEAD; VICTOR J. DZAU, MD; DUKE UNIVERSITY HEALTH SYSTEM INC.; DUKE UNIVERSITY BOARD OF TRUSTEES, Defendants - Appellees. Appeal from the United States District Court for the Western District of North Carolina, at Charlotte. Frank D. Whitney, District Judge. (3:11-cv-00387-FDW-DCK) Submitted: February 26, 2013 Decided: February 28, 2013 Before MOTZ, WYNN, and DIAZ, Circuit Judges. Affirmed by unpublished per curiam opinion. Sharon Thomas, Appellant Pro Se. Charles Matthew Keen, Michael Douglas McKnight, OGLETREE, DEAKINS, NASH, SMOAK & STEWART, PC, Raleigh, North Carolina, for Appellees. Unpublished opinions are not binding precedent in this circuit. PER CURIAM: Sharon dismissing practices her and Thomas appeals complaint denying her the district alleging Fed. have R. reviewed court s orders discriminatory Civ. the P. 59(e) record hiring motion and for reconsideration. We find no reversible error. Accordingly, although we grant Thomas leave to proceed in forma pauperis, we affirm for the reasons stated by the district court. FDW-DCK (W.D.N.C. Nov. Thomas v. Duke Univ., No. 3:11-cv-0038728, 2012). We dispense with oral argument because the facts and legal contentions are adequately presented in the materials before this court and argument would not aid the decisional process. AFFIRMED 2