A federal judge has approved a deal to dismiss a discrimination lawsuit against celebrity cook Paula Deen. U.S. District Court Judge William T. Moore Jr. in Savannah signed an order Monday officially closing the case.
A federal judge Monday threw out race discrimination claims by a former Savannah restaurant manager whose lawsuit against Paula Deen has already cost the celebrity cook a valuable chunk of her culinary empire.
Two ex-Fort Valley firefighters have filed a discrimination lawsuit against the city implicating its former public safety director. The former firefighters say ex-Public Safety Director John Anderson used racial and abusive language toward black police and firefighters, and only hired white people to work with the department.
More than 4,000 Georgia black farmers have until May 11 to find out if they’re eligible for federal money in a massive legal settlement. This is the second chance farmers and their heirs have to file a claim.