JBS Managers Threw Meat, Bones At Muslims: EEOC

Law360, New York (August 31, 2010, 5:35 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has accused meatpacking giant JBS USA LLC of allowing a work environment in which managers threw meat and bones at Somali Muslim workers and refused requests to move a meal break to accommodate religious needs during Ramadan.

According to two suits filed Monday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Nebraska and the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, the company violated Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Title I of the...
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