A woman works at Amazon’s Staten Island warehouse in New York. File photo: AFP A woman works at Amazon’s Staten Island warehouse in New York. File photo: AFP
A woman works at Amazon’s Staten Island warehouse in New York. File photo: AFP

Amazon sues New York attorney general to prevent state coronavirus lawsuit

  • The retailer accused Letitia James of overstepping bounds by legally threatening the company and demanding remedies like its surrender of profit
  • Amazon drew scrutiny last year after it fired Christian Smalls, a Staten Island warehouse worker, who had protested safety conditions

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A woman works at Amazon’s Staten Island warehouse in New York. File photo: AFP A woman works at Amazon’s Staten Island warehouse in New York. File photo: AFP
A woman works at Amazon’s Staten Island warehouse in New York. File photo: AFP
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