This is a great pregnancy discrimination case!!!!! First you hire yourself an employment attorney who will take your case on a contingency fee (percentage). Then you sue the company for pregnancy discrimination, failure to accomodate your pregnancy and wrongful termination. You can even possibly sue the horrible GM for harassment.
Being pregnant should be a happy time and you didn't need the added stress.
Did your call-in procedures conform to your employer's rules for calling-in?
It is likely that your employer is legally prohibited from terminating you for being pregnant or for actions or omissions caused by being pregnant, but your pregnancy does not insulate you from your general and regular obligations to meet the employer's standards for workplace conduct. It is not uncommon for employees who have a legitimate workplace issue such as pregnancy or a disability to miscalculate the degree of legal constraint for the employer and to overplay the issue. Even pregnant, you can be terminated for violating workplace rules, for failure to meet performance standards, etc.
You may want to reconsider your actions re the write-up. It may be more prudent for you to sign that you have received the write-up and note your disagreement with your signature.
Congratulations on your pregnancy, but try to avoid the mistake of assuming that you are now bullet-proof. You are not, and an unnecessary lawsuit alleging that your termination was pregnancy discrimination is not something that that you will want to be burdened with during the remainder of your pregnancy and in caring for a newborn.
As to the issue of reducing your hours, talk with a local employment discrimination attorney. It is often the case that skilled and effective legal counsel, who possesses professional powers of persuasion and diplomacy, can cause a necessary correction by your employer without putting your through the expense, delay and uncertainty of a lawsuit. That should be the first effort. Even a soundly based lawsuit is a gamble and seldom is a lawsuit better than a job.
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In my experience, you may have a good case for pregnancy discrimination as you cannot be fired for being pregnant, which is what the facts seem to support here. A full consultation would be required to fully find out the facts and advise you properly.
It is unlawful for a CA employer to discriminate or retaliate against an employee BECAUSE of her pregnancy. If you believe you are being discriminated against BECAUSE of your pregnancy, call an employment law attorney to discuss. Many offer a free initial phone consultation.