Woman Seeks 9th Circ. Redo In Foley & Lardner RICO Suit

Law360 (September 10, 2018, 2:24 PM EDT) -- A California woman has asked the Ninth Circuit to reconsider her suit accusing a San Diego-area school district and its lawyers at Foley & Lardner LLP of suppressing evidence and violating the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act, arguing the court's most recent ruling is at odds with two previous appellate decisions in the case.

Joan Brown Kearney argued that during her suit's previous two trips to the Ninth Circuit the court upheld her right to bring an action in federal court before sending the case back to the trial court, which contradicted its decision in August that the issues at...

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