Syracuse (WSYR-TV) – A federal judge has approved a deal dismissing a lawsuit against celebrity chef Paula Deen. CNN
reports that the judge signed off on a deal that requires both parties to pay their own court costs, but there's no word on a settlement.
Deen was sued by a former employee who made accusations of racism and sexual harassment in the workplace.
The lawsuit came after Deen admitted to using a racial slur in the past.