Texas Apartment Complex Turned Away 'Curry People,' Ex-Worker Says

05/19/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

A former leasing agent at a Euless apartment complex is asking state and federal officials to investigate whether the complex committed civil-rights violations by denying apartments to potential tenants with Middle Eastern or Asian backgrounds.


Davis said the focus appeared to be on prospective tenants' nationality and culture rather than religion since Middle Eastern and Asian people were described as "curry people."

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