High Court Won't Hear '100% Healed' ADA Case

Law360, New York (January 25, 2010, 6:45 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear an Americans with Disabilities Act case regarding Mountain Coal Co. LLC's application of a “100 percent healed” policy in terminating a mechanic who was injured on the job.

The high court on Monday denied a petition for writ of certiorari by Jared Dillon, who appealed a ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit affirming a lower court's grant of judgment as a matter of law to Mountain Coal, after a jury had ruled in...
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