January 29, 2009
Man says he was fired for vegetarianism
A man has filed suit against his former employer, a New York currency trader, claiming his supervisor harassed him with ribbing about his
Ryan Pacifico is seeking damages from Calyon in the Americas for
compensatory, emotional, physical and punitive damages, the New York Post reported.
Catalanello refused to change restaurants and said
Who the f--- cares? It's his fault for being a vegetarian homo.
In addition to verbal jibes, Catalanello would only order items containing meat for weekly team lunches, Pacifico alleged. Pacifico was ultimately fired and said he was dismissed for a minor violation of the rules that he claimed was a cover for the real reason.