NY1 Anchors Call On Charter CEO To Keep Bias Suits Public

Law360 (August 21, 2019, 4:53 PM EDT) -- A group of female NY1 anchors suing Charter Communications for allegedly sidelining them to prop up younger talent called on Charter's CEO to keep the dispute in the public court system, blasting an attempt by the news organization to push part of the proceedings into a private forum.

The seven anchors and reporters behind a pair of age and gender discrimination lawsuits against the media giant penned an open letter to Thomas Rutledge on Tuesday, urging him to let three of them out of forced arbitration agreements they signed as part of their employment contracts.

"It is completely hypocritical to ask your...

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