Cirrus Wrongful Death Win Partially Overturned

Law360, New York (November 24, 2009, 1:47 PM EST) -- Alabama's highest court has revived a suit against Cirrus Industries Inc. and jet engines part producer Teledyne Continental Motors Inc. over an allegedly faulty jet engine fuel pump that the plaintiff claims killed a pilot.

Partially affirming and partially reversing the judgment by the Circuit Court of Mobile County, Ala., the Supreme Court of Alabama ruled Friday that the trial court was right to block certain evidence from the trial but wrongly granted summary judgments to defendants Teledyne and Cirrus on the plaintiff’s negligence claims....
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