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Author: Fallout2Queen Big gold star, 5000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 309068  
Subject: Re: Why Walmart so good?(and other retailers) Date: 4/26/2003 6:01 PM
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As long as Wal-Mart isn't doing sneaky, back-handed, sweat-shop stuff, and their CEOs are being up front with stock-holders, I think they are a good business.

But they are guilty of doing sneaky, back-handed, sweat-shop stuff. :(

A federal jury has found that Wal-Mart forced employees to work unpaid overtime between 1994 and 1999.

Jurors also said Wal-Mart reprimanded employees who claimed overtime

Not paying workers for overtime is illegal, not to mention sleezy. I remember reading more about this, and here's a link to a goggle search:
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