Massachusetts Bd. of Ret. v. Murgia
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|Massachusetts Bd. of Ret. v. Murgia|
|Court||Supreme Court of the United States|
|Date decided||June 25, 1976|
Robert Murgia was sent into retirement against his will at the age of 50. He was a police officer in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
What should be the standard of review in age discrimination cases?
Rational basis is the standard of review in age discrimination cases per SCOTUS.
Older police officers aren't able to meet the demands of their occupations.