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    Jamilah DaCosta

    NYC Bakery Fined $25,000 For Not Hiring Woman Because She’s Black

    Framboise Patisserie, a French bakery in Queens, N.Y., was fined $25,000 by the NYC Human Rights Commission for discriminating against employment applicant Jamilah DaCosta, 25, due to her race, reports the NY Daily News. DaCosta interviewed with Framboise Patisserie’s co-owner Patty Meimetea in October 2011 and was told she was unsuitable for …