CanI get promoted even ifI have relatives working in the companysince there is nothing stated in the company policy book about this?

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CanI get promoted even ifI have relatives working in the companysince there is nothing stated in the company policy book about this?

I am currently a part-time worker and the company has an opening for a full-time opening for the current position I am in. The manager pulled my aside and told me that I will not be eligible for the position because I have a relative working in the company. The relative is in a different payroll group and I do not handle their paper work. I was not given the chance to put my application in and there is nothing in our company policy book that states anything about family relations. Also, I am already employed with the company so I do not understand why she said that unless they have someone.

Asked on March 7, 2012 under Employment Labor Law, Ohio

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