US federal government worker Sherry Chen, pictured after charges against her of spying for China were dropped in 2015. Photo: AFP
US federal government worker Sherry Chen, pictured after charges against her of spying for China were dropped in 2015. Photo: AFP

Lawyers add to damages suit for Chinese-American scientist Sherry Chen

  • Sacked hydrologist is seeking US$5 million from US government after her dismissal on spying grounds was partially reversed
  • Chen’s case prompted Congress members to raise concerns that federal employees were being racially targeted

Topic |   US-China relations
US federal government worker Sherry Chen, pictured after charges against her of spying for China were dropped in 2015. Photo: AFP
US federal government worker Sherry Chen, pictured after charges against her of spying for China were dropped in 2015. Photo: AFP
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