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Former journalism professor sues University of Missouri

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A former journalism professor filed suit against her former employer, the University of Missouri.

Debra Mason alleges School of Journalism Dean David Kurpius laid her off in favor of a younger, male faculty member. Mason was 60 years old at the time.

The lawsuit also alleges Kurpius had a history of favoring males.

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