Paula Deen Beats Race Bias Claims By Ex-Restaurant Worker

Law360, New York (August 12, 2013, 8:48 PM EDT) -- A Georgia federal judge on Monday tossed the racial discrimination claims that a white former employee filed against celebrity chef Paula Deen and a restaurant Deen and her brother own, finding the worker was not the target of the alleged bias she had complained of.

U.S. District Judge William Moore Jr., who is presiding over the high-profile case that led to Deen's show being pulled from the Food Network, said that Lisa T. Jackson, an ex-manager of Uncle Bubba's Seafood and Oyster House, could not bring...
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