Dollar General faces lawsuit over unp...

Dollar General faces lawsuit over unpaid lunch breaks

There are 2 comments on the WBIR-TV story from Jul 3, 2013, titled Dollar General faces lawsuit over unpaid lunch breaks. In it, WBIR-TV reports that:

Two Dollar General employees from Eastern Tennessee have filed a collective action lawsuit in Nashville alleging that the discount retailer forced them to work during unpaid lunch periods, which is a violation of federal labor laws.

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Doink

Lancaster, OH

#1 Jul 4, 2013
Anyone working at Dollar General is beyond desperate. Go into any store and you'll find bare minimum staffing with as little as one employee on shift to handle checkout, restock shelves, prevent shoplifting, and assist customers. In such situations the lone employee cannot even take a bathroom break without chasing everyone outside and locking the doors.
Anonymous

Cookeville, TN

#2 Jul 4, 2013
Perhaps they will get lucky and lose their job.

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