Observations of the legal scene from the Cornhusker State, home of Roscoe Pound and Justice Clarence Thomas' in-laws, and beyond.
Sunday, October 18, 2009
Three Hispanic former employees sue Willsie Cap and Gown Company for discriminatory treatment and retaliation. Omaha.com Willsie Cap & Gown routinely offered better hours, more desirable work, more breaks and even better lighting to non-Hispanic employees.
The lawsuits also say Hispanic employees were prohibited from speaking Spanish in the plant, but non-Hispanic employees were allowed to speak their native languages.