I LIVE IN CARTHAGE, MISSOURI - I USE TO WORK FOR MAZOOS LIQUOR AND THEY WOULDN'T LET TAKE LUCH - BUT THEY WOULD CLOCK US OUT AND TAKE IT FROM OUR PAY IS THAT LEGAL?
State/Country relating to Question: Missouri
I WANT TO KNOW IF IT LEGAL FOR MY EMPLOYER TO CLOCK ME OUT FOR LUNCH - BUT YET I NEVER GOT TO TAKE LUNCH NEITHER HAS MY CO-WORKERS
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No, this is not legal. You are entitled to a lunch break, especially if you are being clocked out for it. You may consider reporting your employer to the Missouri Department of Labor and Industrial Relations and/or consulting with a local employment law attorney about potentially bringing a lawsuit.
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