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OOIDA sues Minnesota over CMV enforcement

More than six years’ worth of citations and out-of-service orders issued to truckers by the Minnesota Highway Patrol aren’t worth the paper they were written on, according to a lawsuit filed by the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association. OOIDA claims that’s … Continue reading

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Clay woman sues Clinton’s Ditch, a Pepsi bottler, alleges sexual discrimination

A Clay woman who drives trucks alleges in a lawsuit that male co-workers yelled vulgar taunts, pushed and groped her when she worked at the Clinton’s Ditch Co-operative Co. Inc. Marlene Williamson filed a lawsuit last week in federal court … Continue reading

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Judge settles Truck drivers’ bias suit

A proposed $17.5 million settlement of a national classaction lawsuit against Wal-Mart by black would-be truck drivers became final Wednesday with the signature of U.S. District Judge Bill Wilson Jr. “We’re pleased that the court issued its final approval to … Continue reading

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