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Fisher v. Carrousel Motor Hotel
Citation:424 S.W.2d 627 (Tex. 1967)
ProfessorMelissa A. Hale
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Fisher v. Carrousel Motor Hotel, Inc.
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Fisher (Plaintiff) was an employee of NASA. He was at Carrousel Motor Hotel attending a convention. While he was attending this convention they had a buffet lunch, and Fisher grabbed his plate and was standing in line to get his lunch. While he was standing in line and about to be served, the manager of the hotel Flynn came up to him and swatted the plate out of his hand and said a racial slur. Flynn did not actually touch Fisher’s body.
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