Former Anheuser-Busch official loses gender discrimination lawsuit

The case highlighted some of the issues related to pay disparity for women

Francine Katz has lost her gender discrimination lawsuit against Anheuser-Busch, in a case that highlighted the issue of pay disparity.

The jury took over 10 hours last week to deliberate, then nine of the 12 jurors voted in favor of the brewery. The jurors included seven women and five men, according to a report from the St. Louis Business Journal. They reviewed statements and evidence presented during 13 days of testimony.

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