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Is it illegal to not hire someone if they can not speak Spanish in Texas or white female 19 years old. All you see is Spanish workers.
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Hello and thank you for your question.

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It is illegal to discriminate due to race and nationality

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If a job requires a specific language skill, that can be used in hiring decisions

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Can i clarify something else?

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If I answered the question, kindly accept it so I get the credit for the answer

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If I can clarify something let me know.
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