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Amazon’s appeal over workers’ pay dispute rejected by Supreme Court

WASHINGTON — The US Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Amazon.com’s bid to avoid a lawsuit seeking to ensure that warehouse workers for the e-commerce giant get paid for the time it takes them to go through extensive post-shift security screenings. The justices, on the first day of their new term, turned away an… Read More »

HIV sex worker’s sentence slashed

A sex worker who passed on HIV when she had unprotected sex with a man has had her sentence of six years in a male prison slashed to four years. Clayton James Palmer, who is transgender and identifies as a woman, is known as CJ but works under the name Sienna Fox. Palmer was sentenced… Read More »

Pharmacy chain leaks personal details of 24,000 workers – BBC News

A major pharmacy chain has apologised after admitting sensitive employee information was leaked. The details of more than 24,000 staff and locum workers employed by the Manchester-based Well Pharmacy group were accidentally included in an email. The leaked data included names, addresses, phone and payroll numbers and email addresses. The company has stressed that no… Read More »