Age Bias Suit Against Hillary Clinton Tossed

Law360, New York (September 27, 2010, 6:53 PM EDT) -- A federal judge on Monday dismissed a lawsuit brought against Secretary of State Hillary Clinton by a Foreign Service officer alleging the U.S. Department of State violated the Age Discrimination in Employment Act by denying her a plum assignment that would have taken her past the mandatory retirement age of 65.

Judge Richard J. Leon nixed the suit in an order filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, ruling that the State Department's mandatory retirement age has already been held as a...
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