Equal Employment Opportunity Commission http://wkms.org en Western Ky. Mine Settles Discrimination Lawsuit http://wkms.org/post/western-ky-mine-settles-discrimination-lawsuit <p>A western Kentucky coal company has agreed to pay $245,000 to settle a lawsuit alleging that the company turned away African-American job applicants.</p><p>A statement from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said River View Coal will pay the settlement to a group of black applicants who looked for work at a Union County underground mine.</p><p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 10:01:00 +0000 John Null & The Associated Press 35259 at http://wkms.org Western Ky. Mine Settles Discrimination Lawsuit