TITLE

Veganism is not a protected religious creed in California

AUTHOR(S)
Hatch, D. Diane
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Workforce (10928332);Jul2003, Vol. 82 Issue 7, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the lawsuit filed by Jerold Friedman, a strict vegetarian, against Kaiser Foundation Hospitals for religious creed discrimination and retaliation under the California Fair Employment and Housing Act. Reason of the California Court of Appeal for dismissing his claims; Definition of California's regulation; Impact on human resources management.
ACCESSION #
10210459

 

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