Judge OKs Celebrity Atty Allred In Casino Age Bias Case

Law360, New York (October 26, 2011, 7:55 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey judge will permit prominent attorney Gloria Allred to represent former Resorts Casino Hotel cocktail waitresses in a discrimination and breach of contract suit alleging the casino fired them in favor of women who looked sexier in its uniforms, Allred confirmed Wednesday.

The lawyer lodged a complaint on the cocktail servers' behalf in June, claiming the casino fired them in March because it didn't think they looked sexy or young enough to don its 1920s-themed flapper uniforms.

Resorts sought to have Allred, who is...
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