The stiff price of bias: $35,000 a customer

June 1994
U.S. News & World Report;6/6/94, Vol. 116 Issue 22, p14
Discusses `blackouts,' the unofficial term at some Denny's restaurants for the sudden decision to limit the number of black customers. Settlement under the Civil Rights Act in which Denny's agreed to pay $54.4 million in damages and legal fees to blacks who were denied service; Hopes of State governments to hold cigarette makers liable for public costs of treating smoking-related illnesses.


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