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Company to pay hundreds of thousands in back wages, interest to black workers

9/18/2012, 1:42 p.m.

Madame Noir reports: "Meyer Tool, an engine parts manufacturer based in Cincinnati, has agreed to pay $325,000 in back wages and interest to 60 African-American workers who were rejected for entry-level machinist positions. The company reached a settlement with the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs, putting an end to the race-discrimination case."

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