in Newswire August 27, 2019

NY Corrections Offers Claim Order to Shave Beards Constitutes Religious Discrimination

Sughrim et al. v. State of New York et al.

Filed: August 26, 2019 § 1:19-cv-07977

Two New York corrections officers claim in a proposed class action lawsuit that they were unlawfully suspended after refusing to shave the beards they wore for religious reasons.

Last Updated on August 27, 2019 — 4:32 PM

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