Book club settles racial discrimination lawsuit against Napa Valley Wine Train

A group of women kicked off the Napa Valley Wine Train for allegedly being too loud, have filed an $11 million lawsuit against the company. (KGO-TV)

A group of women have settled their racial discrimination lawsuit against the Napa Valley Wine Train.

Eleven women accused train crews of kicking them off for "being too loud." Ten of the women are African-American.

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They claim they were targeted because of their race last summer.

The book club members sued for $11 million. Both sides settled the case through private mediation.

The settlement amount is being kept confidential.

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