Pa. Pol Accused Of Replacing 2 Workers With Supporters

Law360, Philadelphia (November 21, 2012, 5:09 PM EST) -- Allegheny County, Pa., Controller Chelsa Wagner was hit with a discrimination suit in federal court Tuesday by two former employees who claim they were fired on the basis of their age and replaced with younger workers who supported Wagner's campaign.

Stanley Kaczmorski and Carmen Cupelli say they were placed on furlough and then fired shortly after Wagner took office in January, along with at least six other workers over the age of 50. According to their complaint, Kaczmorski and Cupelli were told their positions were being...
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