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Pipeline worker files racism lawsuit against employer

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A black man who helped build the Keystone oil pipeline is suing his former employer, alleging that he faced racial discrimination at a job site in Mekinock, N.D.


Charles Adams, who lives in Illinois, has filed a federal lawsuit, saying he was subjected to racist remarks and jokes and had a noose thrown at him when he worked for Henkels & McCoy Inc. from June 2008 to October 2008.

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