Target Settles Background Check Suit For Nearly $3.75M

By Braden Campbell (April 5, 2018, 4:54 PM EDT) -- Target will give hiring preference to some of the more than 41,000 black and Latino applicants it previously denied jobs to because of their criminal histories and will pay nearly $3.75 million as part of a deal ending a proposed class suit challenging its background check policy, according to a document filed Thursday in New York federal court....

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