Black Workers At Merck Pharmaceutical Co. Sue Citing Alleged Bias At Pennsylvania Plant

February 1999
Jet;02/22/99, Vol. 95 Issue 12, p6
Reports that several black employees of Merck & Co., the pharmaceutical giant, have filed a class-action federal civil-rights lawsuit against the company's plant in West Point, Pennsylvania. Allegations of a pattern of racial discrimination against black workers; Comments by Robert Vance, attorney for the plaintiffs; Excerpts from Merck's press statement.


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