Still must be reconciled with the Senate
Missouri’s Legislative Black Caucus is in opposition of a bill they say will eliminate years of progress for civil rights and discrimination protection for employees.
Legislation ties punitive damage maximum to size of employer.
Lawmakers are again trying to change the rules for workplace discrimination cases after similar legislation was vetoed last year.
Says construction project policy shuts out blacks and women
“The Missouri Commission on Human Rights found the defendant’s actions to be illegal and therefore ordered the appropriate remedies.”
ACLU says Illinois state police pull-over and search Hispanic drivers differently.
The bill would throw new hurdles in the path of those whose rights have been violated. ‘