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Popular former administrator sues Pinellas County School Board



The Pinellas County School Board is facing an age discrimination lawsuit from Tarpon Springs High's popular former vice principal.

Wayne McKnight, 52, who was also the school's athletic director, has been denied available jobs at more than 20 schools since his controversial ouster in June, the lawsuit states.

He's largely been passed over for younger, less experienced applicants, in some cases not getting so much as an interview, said Robert McKee, Mc­Knight's attorney.

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[Last modified: Sunday, April 28, 2013 5:30pm]


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