Supreme Court Rules Against Abercombie & Fitch For Denying Job To Muslim Woman Wearing Black Headscarf
The headscarf, or hijab, violated the company’s strict dress code for employees who work in its retail stores.
Trendy clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has agreed to make religious accommodations to its policy governing employees’ appearance as part of a settlement of discrimination lawsuits filed in California.
A federal judge in San Francisco has ruled that trendy clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch wrongly fired a Muslim worker who insisted on wearing a head scarf.
A Bay Area family says a local amusement park red-flagged them the minute they headed for the go-kart track because of the way they were dressed.
A former stockroom worker for Abercrombie & Fitch Co. is suing the clothing retailer in federal court, saying she was illegally fired after refusing to remove her Muslim headscarf.
A federal appeals court in San Francisco agreed Monday to reconsider whether a Muslim woman’s religious rights were violated when she was required to remove her headscarf in an Orange County courthouse holding cell four years ago.