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Class Action Accuses Insurer Of Racial Bias

JACKSON, MISS. (CN) - Mississippi Mutual Farm Bureau Insurance Co. and affiliates and associates racially discriminate against black policyholders by charging them more than similarly situated white people, a class-action contract case claims in Federal Court. Sixteen named plaintiffs claim the Farm Bureau profits unjustly through deceptive and fraudulent "race-based pricing" of property and auto insurance. See complaint.

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