Haverstraw Resident with Developmental Disabilities Rejected by Dunkin’ Donuts; Assemblyman Asks AG to Investigate

When a 25 year-old Haverstraw resident went to the Dunkin’ Donuts on Route 9W, she was looking for a job. Instead, she was reportedly turned away because she was told she was “too slow to work” there. Chelsea Ingram has Costello syndrome, a rare disorder that results in delayed development and intellectual disability. Haverstraw supervisor Howard Phillips hopes a protest held outside the franchise in support of Chelsea last Saturday, helps make things right…

Audio: Howard Phillips

Assemblyman James Skoufis, who chairs the Assembly’s Task Force on People with Disabilities, says he has asked the Attorney General to investigate the chain for employment discrimination.

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