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Ginsburg writes first opinion of Supreme Court term, about age discrimination

Court says federal law prohibiting discrimination applies to government units of every size.

The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Tuesday that the federal law prohibiting age discrimination in employment applies to state and local governments, regardless of their size. 47 more words

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Supreme Court Rules ADEA Extends to Small Government Employers

Contributed by Carlos Arévalo, November 6, 2018

On Tuesday November 6th, slightly over five weeks after hearing oral arguments, the Supreme Court, by an 8-0 vote, ruled that small government units are covered under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) regardless of their size.  419 more words

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A Former Cavs Assistant Coach Claimed Age Discrimination And The Team's Lawyer Went On The Offensive

The Cleveland Cavaliers are in the middle of an age discrimination lawsuit, and the team is firing back at the former assistant coach accusing the team of hiring someone younger to replace him. 380 more words


Casey Stengel and Mangers Over 65

On this date in 1960, the Yankees fired manager Casey Stengel. The 70-year old Stengel had managed the Yankees since 1949, and had managed the Brooklyn Dodgers (1934-36) and Boston Braves (1938-43) prior to that. 343 more words


Bloomberg Quint: Google Settles Age-Bias Lawsuit for Undisclosed Amount

Bloomberg Quint: Google Settles Age-Bias Lawsuit for Undisclosed Amount. “Google agreed to pay an undisclosed amount to settle the claims of job applicants who said the company discriminated against them on the basis of age. 37 more words


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After recent school shootings, the proposal was made to raise the age for purchasing guns to twenty-one. In at least two cases, challenges were filed and in at least one of those, the challenge was upheld as the practice was seen as being in violation of equal protection and various State laws. 173 more words


Mom Files Lawsuit After After Son Fails To Make Varsity Soccer Team

LADUE, Mo. (CBS Local) — The mother of a St. Louis-area high school student is suing after her son didn’t make the varsity soccer team and was not allowed to play on the junior varsity team. 246 more words

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