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High Court Rules on Discrimination Case

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High Court Rules on Discrimination Case

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High Court Rules on Discrimination Case

High Court Rules on Discrimination Case

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The U.S. Supreme Court splits along ideological lines to rule against a female worker who was paid less than her male counterparts.

In a 5-4 decision, the justices ruled that the Alabama woman did not file her lawsuit against Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company in a timely manner.

Legal analyst Dahlia Lithwick with the online magazine Slate talks with Alex Cohen about Tuesday's Supreme Court decision on discrimination claims.

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