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State settles with Andersen Corp. over treatment of disabled job applicant

The company will be monitored to ensure compliance with the agreement.

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State settles with St. Cloud company over racist work environment

Two employees resigned due to racial discrimination.

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City of Minneapolis, Jaleel Stallings reach $1.5M settlement

Although a settlement was made, the city will not admit fault or take any responsibility for the incident as part of the agreement with Stallings.

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Mayor Frey addresses 'horrific' findings of state investigation into MPD

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey once again vows to bring changes to MPD.

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State investigation of MPD: Here's what happens next

Minnesota Department of Human Rights Commissioner Rebecca Lucero explains the path forward.

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Human rights report finds MPD engages in racist, discriminatory practices

The wide-ranging report found that some officers and supervisors disproportionately target Black individuals, use covert social media accounts to criticize elected officials, and regularly use racist and sexist language.

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Auto shop forced out worker who reported harassment, MDHR says

The company "made this employee’s life miserable," the commissioner said.

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MN Human Rights Department settles with LA Fitness after discrimination case

The gym did not accommodate a member with a mobility disability, the department said.

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University of Minnesota reaches settlement after professor sexually harassed student

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights investigated the incident.

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State joins sexual assault victim's suit against McDonald's franchisee

The lawsuit claims supervisors knew about the assault but did nothing.

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Brooklyn Center PD, Michaels discriminated against Black teen, state finds

"Don't kill me, I want to grow up," the boy said after being thrown to the ground by officers.

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Dental practice fired manager because she was too old, investigation finds

The business has agreed to a $54,000 settlement with the employee.

State settles sexual harassment cases with Renaissance Festival, 2 others

The state says the three businesses didn't have or didn't implement policies to prevent sexual assault and harassment.

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Eagan-based Villaume Industries pays $90K fine in gender discrimination case

After the Minnesota Department of Human Rights found the company refused to hire women, Villaume committed to reforms