Judge Rejects Daimler Bid To Toss Suit Over Shooting

Law360, New York (September 24, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge has paved the way for a trial in the personal injury case brought by the wife of a DaimlerChrysler Corp. employee who was killed in a shooting rampage by a suicidal co-worker, ruling that the questions at issue are best left to a jury.

In a memorandum opinion and order handed down Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, Judge David A. Katz denied motions for summary judgment by Daimler and co-defendant Wackenhut Corp. Wackenhut was contracted to...
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