Trump Sued For Age Discrimination

Law360, New York (January 5, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- Property mogul and reality TV host Donald Trump faces a potential class action over claims of age bias in the selection process for his hit show, the Apprentice.

A rejected Apprentice hopeful has filed a lawsuit against the Trump Organization for allegedly discriminating against candidates over 40.

The suit, filed Thursday in the US District Court of Massachusetts, accuses Trump of a pattern of age discrimination during the six seasons of the NBC reality series.

The plaintiff, R. Joseph Hewett—a property manager from New Hampshire—claims he...
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