Reuters Mentioned decision of the judge on Friday that a jury awarded five million dollars to a woman in Kansas City turned from Christianity to Islam, as compensation for damage caused to them after the jury found that the telecommunications giant AT. AT & T created a "work environment hostile" after converting to Islam .
And set up Bashir Susan (41 years), married, a mother sued the Southeastern Unit A. Bell. AT & T for what it called the pattern of hostile and discriminatory behavior by supervisors began when converted to Islam in 2005 after six years of its inception the company's technical network.
She said her lawyer, Amy Koopman said after Bashir began to wear the hijab and attend Friday prayers called the managers and colleagues at work, including the names of "terrorist" and told her that he will enter the fire. According to the case have asked a managers repeatedly take off the veil and insulted her for wearing him and once grabbed her and tried to tear the veil from the head. Bashir and complained to the Human Resources then made a formal complaint alleging discrimination to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and then separated in 2010. After several days of hearing testimony and deliberation ordered the Jackson County Circuit Court on Thursday states. AT & T to pay five million dollars punitive damages for the damages suffered by Bashir in addition to 120 thousand dollars in compensation for actual damage done to them.