Black deck hands awarded $1 million in discrimination suit

August 1997
Jet;08/11/97, Vol. 92 Issue 12, p8
Reports that the Army Corps of Engineers has awarded black deck hands on a Mississippi River dredge, called the Hurley, $1 million in compensatory damages. The finding that the deck hands were victims of racial slurs and discriminatory personnel damages; Comments from some of the workers.


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