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I was a manager at a walmart distribution center for two years.

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I was a manager at a walmart distribution center for two years. The last year i worked there i managed a area that created a hositle work enviroment for me. i one employee inparticular that plotted aginst me beccause of my race. the upper management was aware of this. I also worked 18 to 20 hours a day. Is there some way that i can sue them.
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Employment Lawyer: C. M. Page, Esq., Employment Lawyer replied 8 years ago
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Was the employee who harassed you a supervisor? Did you complain about the harassment?

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There were two white men that worked under me. Yes i did complained to my operation manager and he even witness one act of aggression. I also complained to my AGM and GM and other members of management. These two men openly plotted to undermine me. They even went as far as to try to incite my other employees.

Employment Lawyer: C. M. Page, Esq., Employment Lawyer replied 8 years ago

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If they created a racially hostile working environment then you may have a case if Walmart failed to do anything in response to your complaints. A lot depends on the severity of the conduct you experienced. You should speak with local employment counsel who can help you with the process of filing a complaint. Here's a link to a site that you can use to find local counsel - http://lawyers.findlaw.com/lawyer/practicestate/Employment-Law----Employee/Alabama

 

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