Library Of Congress Still Can't Shut Book On Race Bias Suit

Law360, New York (March 13, 2013, 2:01 PM EDT) -- A Washington federal judge on Tuesday refused to dismiss a long-running proposed class action that claims the Library of Congress discriminated against minority employees in hiring, promotion and pay.

More than eight years after Christine Mills and others accused the massive federal library of systematic bias — and nearly three years after the library filed the current motion to kill the case — U.S. District Judge Frederick J. Scullin Jr. ordered the suit to continue on, though without much explanation.

The judge rejected the library's claim...
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