former black employees of Del Taco Inc. are accusing the nation's
second-largest Mexican food chain of turning a blind eye to Latino workers
repeatedly harassing them because of their race.
The civil suit alleges the Laguna Hills-based company tolerated Latino
employees verbally abusing some blacks, passing them over for promotions in
favor of Latinos and even firing blacks and replacing them with undocumented
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