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Judge rules against Lufkin Industries in class action discrimination lawsuit [USA]

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18 January 2005

Lufkin Announces Court Decision Regarding Racial Discrimination [USA]

Author: Lufkin Industries

Lufkin Industries, Inc. today announced that...the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas...entered its decision finding that Lufkin discriminated against African-American employees...Lufkin is disappointed with the Court's conclusions and decisions, and believes them to be contrary to the evidence and the law. The Company...intends to appeal the decision...

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15 January 2005

Judge rules against Lufkin Industries in class action discrimination lawsuit [USA]

Author: Ashley Cook, [Nacogdoches, Texas] Daily Sentinel

...a federal judge has ruled Lufkin Industries discriminated against hundreds of black employees, leaving them in low-end jobs and skipping over them for promotions.

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