Turner Industries to face lawsuit for discrimination

Tuesday, February 1, 2011 - 7:44pm

BATON ROUGE, La (NBC33) – Civil rights leaders announced today that Baton Rouge-based Turner Industries is being sued for discrimination by several of its employees.

Turner Industries released a statement denying any discriminatory actions, but one employee tells a much different story.

“All the years of frustration and pain that I went through,” Yvonne Turner, former employee at Turner Industries, said a press conference held in Baton Rouge. “I’m tired and it’s time for me to speak up.”

For more on this story, watch NBC33 News at 10 p.m.

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