Red Lake Nation News - Babaamaajimowinan (Telling of news in different places)

Judge says state agency discriminated in reservation office

 

October 10, 2018



RAPID CITY, S.D. - South Dakota's Department of Social Services discriminated against Native American job applicants at its Pine Ridge Indian Reservation office during a five-year period that ended in 2013, a federal judge ruled.

U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Viken in late September sided with federal Justice Department attorneys regarding the second part of a two-part lawsuit that argued the state agency violated the federal Civil Rights Act, the Rapid City Journal reported.

Read more here: https://www.bradenton.com/news/business/article219659920.html#storylink=cpy

 

Reader Comments
(0)

 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018

Rendered 11/15/2018 13:17