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The U.S. Equal Opportunity Commission, Denver, has filed a suit against Kmart Corp., charging the company with discriminating against an African-American and a Mexican-American worker. The suit alleges managers and other supervisory employees at a Super Kmart store in Englewood, Colo., made racial and ethnic slurs against the two workers. The EEOC is seeking both compensatory and punitive damages

The U.S. Equal Opportunity Commission, Denver, has filed a suit against Kmart Corp., charging the company with discriminating against an African-American and a Mexican-American worker. The suit alleges managers and other supervisory employees at a Super Kmart store in Englewood, Colo., made racial and ethnic slurs against the two workers. The EEOC is seeking both compensatory and punitive damages for the men.

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