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Roosevelt Field Macy's accused of racial profiling

Macy's is accused of racially profiling an African-American couple at one of its Long Island stores. A lawsuit claims that a Brooklyn couple was stopped by two men shortly after buying items with

News 12 Staff

Oct 31, 2013, 9:28 PM

Updated 3,881 days ago

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Macy's is accused of racially profiling an African-American couple at one of its Long Island stores.

A lawsuit claims that a Brooklyn couple was stopped by two men shortly after buying items with a gift card at the Roosevelt Field store in Garden City.

The couple says the men searched their bags. They are suing for $2 million.

Macy's will only say that it doesn't tolerate discrimination.


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