June 23, 2011

Age-Discrimination Case Settled With CT Teacher

Former teacher in Greenwich, Connecticut, Bonita Jones, who is 63 years old, filed a federal age-discrimination lawsuit against the town and has now settled out of the suit. She alleged that she was passed over for a job in 2005 that was given to an unqualified candidate who was 20 years old who did not have a valid teaching certification in Connecticut at the time. The town denied discrimination. See full article: http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wamc/news/news.newsmain/article/715/0/1798639/WAMC.New.England.News/Connecticut.Teacher.Settles.Age-Discrimination.Lawsuit Discriminating against […]