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Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 06/01/2011

HUD to settle case involving ‘pregnancy discrimination’


U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan will announce a legal settlement today with a large national mortgage lender that is alleged to have denied a loan to a pregnant woman on paid maternity leave.

HUD will also announce a similar charge against a national private mortgage company, officials said. A news conference is scheduled for 2 p.m. in New York.

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