CORRECTED: Teacher Scores In Age Bias Suit

Law360, New York (May 22, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- An appeals court has partially reversed a summary judgment ruling in a legal dispute between a Chicago high school and a former teacher, ruling that an issue of fact existed as to whether the 69-year-old was unfairly demoted to the position of substitute on the basis of her age. (Corrects an article published on May 23.)

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit said Thursday that a lower court had improperly granted summary judgment in favor of the Board of...
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