Supreme Court to Hear Wal-Mart Discrimination Case - NYTimes.com
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DECEMBER 6, 2010
Supreme Court to Hear Wal-Mart Discrimination Case - NYTimes.com WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear an appeal in the biggest employment discrimination case in the nation’s history, one claiming that Wal-Mart discriminated against hundreds of thousands of women in pay and promotion. In their brief urging the justices to deny review, the plaintiffs had said Wal-Mart’s objection to class-action treatment boiled down to the enormous size of the class.