CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 12, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Lima, Ohio: Wyatt Andrews) The Supreme Court case over whether companies can offer better retirement benefits to workers over age 50 examined; details given of the argument over whether youth is grounds for age discrimination; courtroom sketches by Dana Verkouteren shown; worker’s attorney Mark Biggerman & General Dynamic attorney Donald Verrilli quoted. [General Dynamics employee Dennis CLINE- says he wouldn’t have retirement benefits because he wasn’t old enough.] [US Chamber of Commerce Stephen BOKAT- says General Dynamics could comply with the law by cutting out all retiree benefits.]
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