Barneys settles racial profiling lawsuit for $525,000 (3)

WDRB.com 2014.08.11 23:53
By JENNIFER PELTZ NEW YORK (AP) - Barneys has agreed to pay $525,000 to resolve allegations that minorities were singled out as suspected shoplifters at its flagship store, part of a spate of racial profiling complaints against major retailers last year. Barneys shoppers and ex-employees complained that detectives followed minority customers around - even after staffers identified them as frequent
BARNEY, SHOPPER, RETAILER, SALESPEOPLE, SHOPLIFTER, FUROR, Madison, Avenue, Peltz, New York, USA