Stay Lifted On 2nd Suit In Pa. Judicial Age Limit Fight

Law360, New York (July 2, 2013, 7:20 PM EDT) -- A Pennsylvania federal judge on Tuesday lifted a stay he had imposed on a suit brought by several state judges challenging Pennsylvania's mandatory judicial retirement age, moving ahead with proceedings two weeks after the Pennsylvania Supreme Court unanimously upheld the mandate in related suits.

U.S. District Judge John E. Jones III lifted the 90-day stay he had imposed April 3 on the suit brought by state Judges Benjamin Lerner, John Herron and Leonard N. Zito challenging Pennsylvania law requiring judges retire at the age of 70,...
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