Lawsuit Alleges Chick-fil-A Won’t Hire Individuals With Disabilities

December 28, 2016

An Illinois man claims he was not allowed to apply for a job because he has autism

Chick-fil-A is regularly regarded as the fast food chain with the friendliest customer service, but a recently filed lawsuit alleges the chain’s hiring practices aren’t as nice. An Illinois man claims he was denied a job at Chick-fil-A because he has autism, Courthouse News reports.

James Kwon says he “was blocked from applying” for a job at an Orland Park, Ill., Chick-fil-A because of his disability, according to a court filing from December 23. That would be a violation of the Americans with