Star Tribune, EEOC Enter Into Consent Decree

Law360, New York (November 26, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal court has approved a preliminary settlement between The Star Tribune Co. and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in a proposed class action alleging the media company subjected women working in its mail room to a sexually hostile work environment.

On Tuesday, Judge Ann D. Montgomery of the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota signed the proposed consent decree that outlines an agreement in which The Star Tribune will pay approximately $325,000 to any female claimants who worked for the company in its...
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