Product Liability Suit Against Ford Will Roll On

Law360, New York (December 19, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- A judge has refused to dismiss a case brought against Ford Motor Company alleging that a defect in a truck caused it to roll into a lake, hitting and injuring a man on the way.

In a decision Monday, Magistrate Judge Frederick Buckles of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri rejected an effort by the automaker to dismiss the suit or at least to transfer it to another venue.

Daniel A. Becker brought the suit in the Circuit Court of St. Louis...
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