Hardee's (part of CKE Restaurants)
Hardee's website: www.hardees.com
Author: Associated Press
Hardee's [part of CKE Restaurants] has agreed to pay $34,000 to settle a lawsuit alleging that one of its restaurants repeatedly refused to hire an applicant because her face was disfigured.
Author: Russell Mokhiber & Robert Weissman, Multinational Monitor
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