i was denied an application based on my race.

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i was denied an application based on my race.

i went into a chinese buffet and asked for an application and she laughed at me and said no. then she came back and said sorry but still offered no application. i then called the owner and he told me she didn’t speak any english….at all. why would she say sorry and why would she acknowledge my question with the proper answer if she didn’t speak english. do i have a case against these people?

Asked on March 24, 2009 under Personal Injury, Illinois

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MD, Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 13 years ago | Contributor

http://www.eeoc.gov/types/race.html.  See this link. because it may not be as clear cut as you think. 


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