NAACP Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Friendly's Restaurant

Adeboyejo, Betsy
January 2008
Crisis (15591573);Winter2008, Vol. 115 Issue 1, p50
The article reports on the class action lawsuit filed by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) against Friendly's Restaurant in Myrtle Beach, California. The Conway, South Carolina branch of the NAACP and a Maryland resident filed a class action lawsuit against Friendly's Ice Cream Corp., and Friendly's franchisee, Myrtle Beach Friends Boulevard LLC. The lawsuit claims that one restaurant closed the inside dining areas during the Black Bike Week festival in Myrtle from 2000 to 2005.


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