US Department Of Labor Files Complaint Against ABM Janitorial Services Alleging Systemic Racial Discrimination At Baltimore & Alexandria LocationsThe U.S. Department of Labor filed an administrative complaint against ABM Janitorial Services following a compliance evaluation that alleged systemic racial discrimination against Black and a smaller number of white applicants for cleaning positions at their Baltimore and Alexandria locations, according to officials.
Black Mother, Son Suing Atlas Group After They Were Denied Service At Ouzo Bay; Restaurant Group Says It Does Not DiscriminateA Black mother and son turned away at a Baltimore restaurant have now filed a lawsuit.
Lawsuit Accuses Property Managers Of Ageist Facebook AdsSome of the nation’s leading property management companies deliberately excluded older people from seeing Facebook advertisements for dozens of apartment complexes in the Washington, D.C., area, a housing watchdog alleged in a lawsuit filed Wednesday.
Coronavirus Latest: Muslim Health Care Worker Tasered By L.A. Mart Guard For Not Removing Face Covering, CAIR SaysCAIR is asking the Howard County Police to investigate the circumstances that led to a store security guard at L.A. Mart to Taser a man who wore a face covering while shopping for groceries earlier this month.
M&T Bank To Pay $100K To Settle Pregnancy-Related Disability Discriminatory LawsuitM&T Bank must pay $100,000 and provide "significant equitable relief" to resolve a federal disability lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the federal agency announced Tuesday.
Maryland County May Ban Discrimination Based On Hair StyleDiscrimination based on hair styles typically associated with race would be illegal, under a proposal that's being considered in Montgomery County.
Johnny Olszewski Announces Legislation To Stop Housing Discrimination Against Low-Income RentersBaltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski announced legislation Friday that hopes to stop housing discrimination.
Women Say They Were Denied Jobs Because They Had 'Ghetto' NamesSeveral women are claiming they were discriminated against after receiving an email saying their "ghetto" name disqualified them from working at a Missouri company.
Mother Claims IHOP Discriminated Against Toddler With No ArmsAn Arkansas mother is accusing a local IHOP franchise of discriminating against her three-year-old son who was born without arms.
Lawsuit: Man Was Illegally Strip Searched In LaurelA Prince George's County man has filed a lawsuit against the city of Laurel, the Laurel Police Department, its chief and two of its officers claiming he was illegally stripped naked in public following a traffic stop.
'American Sniper' Controversy In College ParkControversy on campus. A student organization at the University of Maryland College Park decides not to show the hit movie "American Sniper" after getting negative feedback from some Muslim students.
EEOC Sues FedEx For Not Accommodating Deaf WorkersThe U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed a lawsuit charging that FedEx discriminated against deaf and partially deaf workers and job applicants for years.
Md. Company To Settle Suit That Claims Gender & Race DiscriminationA Montgomery County business said Tuesday that it's settling a lawsuit alleging it has discriminated against black and female job applicants.
EEOC: McCormick & Schmick's Settles Md. LawsuitGovernment officials say they've settled a lawsuit accusing two McCormick & Schmick's restaurants in Baltimore of racially discriminating against job applicants and employees who are black.
ACLU Supporting Md. Woman In Pregnancy Discrimination Supreme Court Case A Maryland woman whose pregnancy discrimination case will be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court is getting support from the American Civil Liberties Union.