Retroactive Ruling Gives Federal Whistleblowers A Boost

By Ben James (June 28, 2013, 4:31 PM EDT) -- A 2012 statute that enhanced federal workers' whistleblower protections applies retroactively to cases that were pending when it was enacted, a disciplinary appeals board said Wednesday, allowing stalled retaliation claims to proceed against the government and adding to the seemingly ever-expanding body of protections for whistleblowers, attorneys said....

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