Agents Accuse FBI Of Age Discrimination

Law360, New York (December 14, 2010, 4:15 PM EST) -- Nearly three dozen FBI agents have launched an age discrimination lawsuit, with many claiming they were forced to retire after the bureau implemented a new policy that allegedly replaced older squad supervisors with younger agents.

The 35 plaintiffs, all squad supervisors or supervisory special agents who had been at the bureau's highest pay grades, sued U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder on Dec. 7 in his capacity as the agency head of the FBI in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.

In 2004 the...
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