Weatherman Hits CBS With $1.7M Age Bias Suit

Law360, New York (May 20, 2010, 6:45 PM EDT) -- A former CBS News meteorologist is reportedly seeking $1.72 million in damages from the company in an age discrimination suit, saying executives offered his job to a younger staffer and were looking to get rid of the veteran forecaster.

The lawsuit was filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York by George Cullen, 58, Dow Jones reported. The suit alleged CBS' excuse for firing Cullen was that he could not be located, even though the suit said he was at...
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