City Officials Investigate Complaints Of Unpaid Overtime, Discrimination, Sexual Harassment At Parlor PizzaLast month, police raided the popular pizza restaurant's three locations, assisting the Illinois Department of Revenue with an unspecified criminal investigation.
Chicago Man Files Federal Civil Lawsuit Against U.S. Bank Citing Racism, Redlining"If the name sounded Hispanic or if the name sounded Muslim, they would turn that deal down or wouldn't even look at that deal."
Transgender Attorney Says Judges And Clerks Have Harassed Her; Fights For Change“It should not be okay to discriminate in Illinois against trans people if you’re an attorney, and right now it is,” Sheryl Ring said.
Deaf Woman Says She Lost Her Child Care Job At Bright Horizons Because They Wouldn't Accommodate Her Disability Amid PandemicOne of the country's largest childcare companies faces a discrimination claim out of Western Springs.
Senator Duckworth Speaks At Judiciary Hearing Regarding Ongoing Discrimination And Violence Against Asian CommunitiesJust in the first two months of 2021, STOP AAPI HATE said Asian Americans reported being targeted at least 500 times.
Black Former Franchise Owners File Discrimination Lawsuit Against McDonald'sAccording to the lawsuit, McDonald’s steered Black franchisees to stores in inner-city neighborhoods with lower sales volumes and higher security and insurance costs.
African American Staff, Students Call Pilsen School 'Toxic' With Charges Of Discrimination"For me, it's for the kids. That shouldn't be accepted at any place."
A Jury Awarded $20 Million To A Police Officer Who Said He Was Told To Tone Down His 'Gayness'"The command staff has a problem with your sexuality," a member of the St. Louis County Board of Police Commissioners allegedly told the officer.
Facebook Charged With Housing Discrimination By HUDHUD said that Facebook is allowing advertisers to exclude people based on their neighborhood by drawing a red line around those neighborhoods on a map and giving advertisers the option of showing ads only to men or only to women.
Illinois Officer Claims Pregnancy Discrimination For A 2nd TimeJennifer Panattoni claims the Frankfort Police Department refused to assign her to non-patrol duties or provide a protective vest that covered her growing belly.
Justice Department Sides With Asian-Americans Suing Harvard Over Admissions PolicyBoth sides have an eye toward the Supreme Court, which first allowed for racial affirmative action in a landmark 1978 case.
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.
Gay Couple Asked To Give Up Seats For Straight CoupleAlaska Airlines is apologizing, after a straight couple got preferential treatment over a gay couple when a seat on a New York-to-Los Angeles flight was double-booked.
Blue Island Restaurant Owner Claims Business Was Closed Due To City Discrimination A South suburban businessman believes his restaurant is being shut down and forced out of Blue Island because his customers are black.
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.