Seven Arab Americans sue Denny's owner [USA]

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29 April 2005

Denny's bites back at discrimination claim [USA]

Author: South Florida Business Journal [USA]

The chief executive officer and president of Denny's has responded to the racial discrimination suit filed against a franchise restaurant in Florida City, calling it baseless...Seven Egyptian-Americans said they were harassed, humiliated and refused service...[CEO Dennis] Marchioli said Denny's commissioned an immediate and thorough investigation by an independent, outside agency..."That investigation found no evidence whatsoever to support these allegations"... [also refers to Denny's franchisee Restaurant Collection]

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28 April 2005

Seven Arab Americans sue Denny's owner [USA]

Author: Associated Press

Seven men of Middle Eastern descent have sued a Denny's restaurant franchisee [Restaurant Collection] and one of its managers for $28 million, saying they were kicked out because of their ancestry and compared to Osama Bin Laden...Restaurant Collection's owner, Alfonso Fernandez, said in a statement Wednesday that the men's allegations are false...A spokeswoman at Denny's...headquarters did not immediately return a call Thursday.

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