6th Circ. Scraps SuperValu Race Bias Case

Law360, New York (February 24, 2012, 6:44 PM EST) -- The Sixth Circuit on Friday affirmed the dismissal of a discrimination suit against grocery store chain SuperValu Holdings Inc., saying a lower court was correct in considering only the racially charged incidents that members of a group of black employees had directly experienced or knew about.

Despite the employee-appellant's argument that the members' individual discrimination experiences should have been considered as a whole, the appeals court ruled that the Ohio federal court had been correct in applying to SuperValu's individual motions for summary judgment against the...
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