U.S. Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Government Workers’ Age Bias Appeal

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Supreme Court this morning agreed to hear the appeal of a Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruling that state and local government employees may bring age discrimination claims directly under the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution...

U.S. High Court Hears Arguments in Government Worker’s Age Bias Appeal

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) The U.S. Congress never intended, when it extended age bias administrative and judicial procedures and remedies to government employees, to permit state and municipal workers to “frustrate this regime or bypass it entirely using the more general remedies...

U.S. Supreme Court Dismisses Government Worker’s Age Bias Appeal

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Supreme Court this morning in a per curiam , one-sentence decision dismissed the appeal of a government worker’s age discrimination case “as improvidently granted” ( Lisa Madigan, et al. v. Harvey Levin , No. 12-872, U.S. Sup.; See October 2013, Page...