MIL-OSI Security: Security News in Brief: Justice Department Settles Title VII Lawsuit Alleging Intentional Discrimination Based on Race

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Source: United States Department of Justice News

The Department of Justice announced today that it has reached a settlement agreement resolving the United States’ claims that Tallahatchie County, Mississippi, and the Tallahatchie County sheriff in his official capacity (collectively, Tallahatchie County), intentionally discriminated against Black deputy sheriffs based on their race, by paying them less than white deputy sheriffs, in violation of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

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