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Walmart Discrimination

Walmart Comes Out Against Anti-LGBT Bill

AP | Posted 02.25.2015 | Business

Opponents say the proposal authorizes discrimination against gays and lesbians.

Judge Deals Blow To Women Claiming Gender Bias At Walmart

AP | DAISY NGUYEN | Posted 08.05.2013 | Business

SAN FRANCISCO -- A judge rejected on Friday an attempt to file a class action discrimination lawsuit on behalf of 150,000 Wal-Mart women employees in ...

Walmart Manager Allegedly Told Woman That 'Men Needed To Earn More'

AP | Posted 12.02.2012 | Business

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Three Tennessee women sued Wal-Mart Inc. on Tuesday claiming they lost pay and promotion opportunities because of their gend...

Lila Shapiro

Judge: No Evidence Of Age Bias Against Woman At Walmart | Lila Shapiro | Posted 03.23.2012 | Business

An age-bias suit against retail giant Walmart was tossed Thursday when a judge ruled that a woman who charged Walmart with discriminating against olde...

Women Sue Walmart Alleging Gender Discrimination In Calif. Stores

Posted 12.27.2011 | Business

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Women pursuing discrimination claims against Wal-Mart filed a reformulated lawsuit Thursday alleging the world's largest...

Wal-Mart: Another Brick in the Wall of Corporate Privilege

Nan Aron | Posted 08.20.2011 | Politics
Nan Aron

Wal-Mart v. Dukes is just the latest example of the five-vote conservative majority's unrelenting effort to prevent everyday Americans from using the courts to battle corporate misconduct.

Expanding the Employment Discrimination Defense Manual

Naomi Cahn | Posted 08.20.2011 | Women
Naomi Cahn

In a sleight of hand trick that would make Penn & Teller proud, Justice Scalia has expanded his employment discrimination defense manual available to any employer defending against any type of discrimination claim.

Yes, Wal-Mart Is Too Big to Sue

Al Norman | Posted 05.29.2011 | Business
Al Norman

Some observers will no doubt want to wait a couple of months to see how the Bush-dominated court rules in this case. But based on what I've seen from the justices already, the writing is on the Wal.

Betty Dukes, Wal-Mart Greeter, Leads Class Action Suit

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

PITTSBURG, Calif. — As a "greeter," the cheerful Betty Dukes is one of the first employees customers usually see as they walk through the front ...