A former Hooters employee who was forced to quit after shaving her head for brain surgery is now suing the franchise in federal court for violating the Missouri Human Rights Act, according to court documents provided to The Huffington Post by the woman's lawyer.
Sandra Lupo waitressed at a Hooters in Clayton, Mo., when she shaved her head in July 2012 so that a doctor could perform a craniotomy to remove a large mass on her brain, the lawsuit alleges.
As she prepared to return to work after the surgery, a Hooters regional manager allegedly told Lupo that she would have to wear a wig.
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Source: FULL ARTICLE at Huffington Post