USF Holland loses discrimination lawsuit

| 2/12/2007

Two black men who worked at the USF Holland terminal in Nashville, TN, have been awarded $350,000 each by a federal court.

According to The Tennessean, the two men - Bobby Bailey and Robert P. Smith - said they were subject to racial slurs, vandalism and harassment that included the display of a noose.

The court agreed with their complaints, citing "a wide variety of racially motivated harassment," according to The Tennessean.