Man Claims Discrimination in Starbucks Interview

Eli Pierre alleges he was not hired at California store because of a disability.
1:28 | 02/14/12

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-- here came to this Starbucks in mission valley on Wednesday looking for a job when he left those doors he felt nothing but humiliated and insulted. I got. Angry about it I mean have never been told I can't do anything. Not until Wednesday when he -- year says his interviewer Starbucks took one look at his left arm player to. My camera here on our -- was stunned especially with more than ten years in the food industry. My first job was in a restaurant I bus -- I attended a service and about weddings -- Than anything you possibly can hospitality. Ten news -- -- former employer does bar restaurant in Wisconsin. He says -- was a model employee. Yeah Jerry -- and Washington and then some. -- have been wouldn't or any -- but some job. When -- complaint to the Starbucks district manager she replied in an email. I apologize again that this happened and one sure -- that it is important to me to provide you with resolution. She also offered -- another interview at a different store. Which I declined to come I have a -- along temptation of Starbucks and. Quite honestly my taste and I -- it is awful -- now. Here -- attorney told ten news this is considered a wrongful failure to hire and Starbucks should pay. I think a seven figure range would be reasonable beyond that -- would like to see something else can easily -- or she needs to go -- serious sensitivity training. -- mission -- Chris Murphy ten news.

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