Not the indentured servitude
, as she was free to stop cheering
for her team any ol' time she wanted;
A former Milwaukee Bucks cheerleader has filed a federal lawsuit
accusing the National Basketball Association team of failing to pay her
at least a minimum wage or overtime for her work, court documents
Lauren Herington, 22, worked 30 to
40 hours in an average week in her one season for the team, making
about $3.50 to $4.50 an hour, and was not compensated for overtime when
she worked more than 40 hours in a week, attorney Scott Andresen said.
So, we'll have to give her an F
are indentured servants with pom poms," Andresen said by phone, adding
that more Bucks cheerleaders could possibly join the lawsuit.
Not too surprisingly;
A Milwaukee Bucks team representative could not be reached immediately to comment.
There's never an economist around to cheer for, when you want one.
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