Albuquerque Discriminates Against Black Workers: NAACP

Law360, New York (December 13, 2011, 8:11 PM EST) -- The NAACP hit Albuquerque, N.M., with a race discrimination suit Tuesday in federal court, accusing the city of giving black workers short shrift on pay, promotions and work duties.

The complaint, lodged by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People's Albuquerque chapter, said the association had filed a discrimination charge with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in June, on behalf of a list of specific “aggrieved persons” and the city's black employees as a class. The agency gave the NAACP the green light...
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Case Information

Case Title

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) v. City of Albuquerque

Case Number



New Mexico

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs


Carmen E. Garza

Date Filed

December 13, 2011

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