High Court Says It Shouldn't Have Taken Age Bias Case

Law360, New York (October 15, 2013, 2:06 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that it should not have agreed to consider a case that would have resolved a circuit split over what remedies government workers can pursue for age bias claims, dismissing the case as improvidently granted.

In a one-line opinion, the high court dismissed its writ of certiorari in Madigan v. Levin, a case that asked the justices to decide whether state and local government employees can directly sue for age discrimination under the equal protection clause or must follow the out-of-court...
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