No Interlocutory Appeal For Cirrus In Lidle Crash Suit

Law360, New York (November 2, 2010, 4:33 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has nixed Cirrus Design Corp.’s motion to appeal its denied bid for summary judgment in a wrongful death case brought by the families of Yankees pitcher Cory Lidle and his flight instructor, who were killed when their Cirrus plane hit a Manhattan high-rise.

Ruling Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, Judge Barbara S. Jones also denied the Cirrus the right to appeal the inclusion of five expert witnesses brought by Melanie Lidle, the pitcher's widow, and...
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