(ALBANY, NY) -- Charlotte Bennett, a former aide who has accused ex-New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment, sued him Wednesday in federal court, alleging gender discrimination, sexual harassment and retaliation. In addition to Cuomo, the lawsuit, filed in Manhattan federal court, also named... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- A proposed class action lawsuit has been filed by a Baltimore family against Sesame Place, alleging racial discrimination from the theme park. The family said it decided to come forward after videos of a Sesame Place character seemingly waving off two young Black... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — A Manhattan bar agreed Wednesday to pay $500,000 to current and former employees who said managers called them “cows,” remarked on their underwear and used racial slurs to refer to colleagues of certain origin, according to the New York Attorney General's... Read More.
After former Real Housewives of Atlanta star NeNe Leakes filed a racial discrimination suit against the Bravo network and the producers of the show in the spring, she is reportedly negotiating a settlement. This week, an Atlanta judge granted an extension until August 19 to settle the dispute, according to
(SHEFFIELD LAKE, Ohio) -- A second Sheffield Lake police officer has filed a charge of discrimination with the Ohio Civil Rights Commission against former police chief Anthony Campo. A.J. Torres, the police department’s only Latino officer, spoke publicly about the race and religion-based harassment he... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Sterling Jewelers, the multibillion-dollar parent company of shopping mall stalwarts Kay Jewelers, Jared and Zales, agreed to resolve a legal dispute involving, among other things, allegations of promotions traded for sexual favors. Tens of thousands of current and former employees sued in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The NFL told a federal judge in New York on Monday it will try to move former Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores’ race discrimination lawsuit into arbitration. “It is the defendant's position that all the matters raised by the plaintiffs …... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Following an almost two-year investigation, the Minnesota Department of Human Rights found that the city of Minneapolis and the Minneapolis Police Department engaged in a pattern or practice of race discrimination in violation of the Minnesota Human Rights Act. The human rights agency... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- The Minnesota Department of Human Rights will release findings Wednesday from its investigation into the Minneapolis Police Department two years after filing a charge of discrimination against the city. The investigation is aimed at determining whether MPD engages in a pattern or practice... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Civil rights attorney Ben Crump filed a racial discrimination lawsuit against Google this week claiming there has been a pattern of racial discrimination toward minority employees. "Former Google employees came for their dream job that turned into a nightmare because of bigoted,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A few short years ago, California became the first state to legally ban racial hair discrimination. On Friday, the U.S. House of Representatives has passed the
(NEW YORK) -- As hundreds of thousands fled Ukraine, some immigrants and students of color fleeing Russian attacks reported being stuck in limbo at the borders. Adeyemo Abimbole, a Nigerian student studying in Ukraine, told ABC News on Sunday that he and a group of... Read More.