Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Tucson Newspapers, Inc.
Penalty: 
$655,000
Year: 
2002
Date: 
March 18, 2002
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
discriminatory practices (non-employment)
Violation Description: 

Tucson Newspapers Inc. agreed to pay $650,000 in restitution and $5,000 in costs in settlement of allegations it discriminated against six older employees who were then illegally let go from their jobs in June 2000.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Arizona Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Arizona
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Parent company note: 
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