High Court Agrees To Review 9th Circ.'s Age Bias Ruling

Law360 (February 26, 2018, 12:21 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider the Ninth Circuit’s ruling that the Age Discrimination in Employment Act applies to political subdivisions of every size, teeing up a decision that could settle a split among circuits.

The high court granted the Mount Lemmon Fire District’s petition for certiorari concerning the Ninth Circuit’s revival of a lawsuit by two firefighter captains who claimed they were fired by the Arizona fire department because of their age, in violation of the ADEA.

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Mount Lemmon Fire District, Petitioner v. John Guido, et al.


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17-587

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Supreme Court

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October 19, 2017

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