BATON ROUGE, La (NBC33) – Civil rights leaders announced today that Baton Rouge-based Turner Industries is being sued for discrimination by several of its employees.
Turner Industries released a statement denying any discriminatory actions, but one employee tells a much different story.
“All the years of frustration and pain that I went through,” Yvonne Turner, former employee at Turner Industries, said a press conference held in Baton Rouge. “I’m tired and it’s time for me to speak up.”
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Original Article: https://www.nbc33tv.com/news/crimetracker/turner-industries-to-face-lawsuit-for-discrimination
By Brix Fowler – Reporter NBC
Tuesday, February 1, 2011