‘Tonight Show’ Discrimination Suit Dismissed; Not Over For NBC & Questlove

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Deadline—Over nine months after a racial discrimination and wrongful termination suit was filed against NBCUniversal and The Roots drummer Questlove by two former The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon crew members, the matter has been tossed out of the courts. An October 5 ruling by New York Supreme Court Justice Carol Edmead granting "Defendants' motion to compel arbitration and dismiss the Amended Complaint" was today officially entered into the docket(read it here). However…

Questlove, NBCUniversal haven’t settled ‘Tonight Show’ discrimination suit. Sources claim that there has been no settlement in the matter and that the arbitration order means things aren’t actually over.