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Race, Age Class Claims Cut From NY Times Workers' Suit

Law360 (November 8, 2018, 7:41 PM EST) -- A New York federal judge on Thursday cut the class allegations from a suit alleging that The New York Times discriminates against black and older workers, saying the alleged victims are too few to justify class action.

U.S. District Judge P. Kevin Castel granted the Times' motion to strike the suit's class allegations, saying that after excluding the many workers who released their claims to take buyouts, it would make more sense for the few dozen possible plaintiffs in the two proposed classes to file individual suits and join them.

The suit, filed by advertising workers Ernestine Grant and Marjorie Walker,...

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New York Southern

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Civil Rights: Jobs


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April 28, 2016

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