Black man accuses Detroit bank of discrimination for not taking checks

Black man accuses Detroit bank of discrimination for not taking checks

A Detroit man is seeking legal action against a local bank that he says discriminated against him when he recently attempted to cash $99,000 in checks from a previous racial discrimination lawsuit. Sauntore Thomas said he felt humiliated when staff at a TCF Bank in Livonia became suspicious and summoned police.’They did not want to assist me because I was African American,’ Thomas said.

Rhokanth 3 months

Yeah everything must be racially charged. It wasn't at all the fact that your bank account would have been loaded overnight after having no money. I had to deal with similar stuff when I cashed the money I got from my wedding, and I'm white.

space ghost
space ghost 3 months

Stupid sounds like this guy likes to sue and has another one on the hook.

david dindu
david dindu 3 months

the bank manager was black tho. anything fir a quick buck nowadays

TheeSabin 3 months

When you get a check over a certain amount they have to report it and do extra checking to make sure everything is ok.

CanadaIsAlreadyGreat 3 months

Boo hoo freakin' hoo. Bank rules shouldn't be applied to black people?Fucking whiner.

Lickem 3 months

if its so awful here..go back to africa

Crimson Jester
Crimson Jester 3 months

Priming, he expects to be treated poorly so assumes racism. Hanlon's razor suggests that the people at the bank were not trained properly. He will most likely win a new lawsuit.

Fin 3 months

Sue the bank..

bobby_5150 3 months

Is that what they call a full service bank?

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