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House's anti-Ledbetter legislation



The Washington Post has some sympathy for efforts in Congress to overturn Ledbetter v. Goodyear Tire & Rubber, the case where the Supreme Court found a sex discrimination plaintiff had waited too long to sue over pay. Even so, the paper says the House-passed bill goes too far: "[it] would all but eliminate a statute of limitations, which was not Congress's original intent".

 

 


Rafael Mangual
Project Manager,
Legal Policy
rmangual@manhattan-institute.org

Katherine Lazarski
Manhattan Institute
klazarski@manhattan-institute.org

 

Published by the Manhattan Institute

The Manhattan Insitute's Center for Legal Policy.