Go Daddy Loses Appeal Over Fired Muslim Worker

Law360, New York (September 11, 2009, 4:51 PM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has upheld a lower court opinion shooting down Go Daddy Group Inc.'s bid for a new trial following a jury's decision to slap the Internet company with a $390,000 fine for firing a Muslim employee who claimed he was denied a management position because of his national origin and religion.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on Thursday affirmed the U.S. District for the District of Arizona's denial of both Go Daddy's motion for a judgment as a matter...
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