NY Post Pressman Minority Bias Suit Fails In 2nd Circ.

Law360, New York (December 13, 2011, 4:11 PM EST) -- The Second Circuit on Tuesday upheld a lower court's dismissal of a discrimination suit against the New York Post brought by workers who operate the presses, finding the claims baseless because the minorities and the white male workers were not similarly situated.

The Post's pressmen, workers who operate the presses that produce the News Corp.-owned tabloid, have until recently been almost all white and all men — a labor force imbalance that led the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission to sue its pressman union and force...
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