From the New York Daily News
A pair of former employees at high-end perfume shop Bond No.9 are suing the shop’s owner claiming racism.
Veronica Robledo and Karin Widmann are suing for $3 million in damages in the lawsuit which claims owner Laurice Rahme was a racist. They also claim Rahme used a code phrase to alert security when black customers entered the store.
“We need the light bulbs changed,â€ was the signal for an unwelcome customer, according to the lawsuit.
They are also suing for a pattern of racism against employees, as well.
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