Religious Practices

A Walmart store in Wisconsin did not discriminate against a Seventh-day Adventist whose promotion was rescinded after he informed the store he couldn’t work between sundown Friday and sundown Saturday, the Seventh Circuit ruled, because accommodating his religious practices would require the store to bear “more than a slight burden.”

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Hollywood Press

A federal court in California granted the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s motion to dismiss an antitrust suit brought by a Norwegian entertainment journalist and another journalist who challenged their exclusion from the professional association and claimed the “preferential treatment” given to the group by Hollywood studios “requires open membership to all ‘qualified’ applicants.”

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