FAA Docs Tossed From Cessna MDL

Law360, New York (September 3, 2009, 6:22 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has chucked four internal Federal Aviation Administration documents describing safety concerns for Cessna's 208B-series airplane, in a win for the embattled aircraft manufacturer facing wrongful death claims in a multidistrict product liability action over six separate air crashes.

Judge Kathryn Vratil of the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas on Tuesday sustained Cessna's in limine motion to exclude the documents because they either do not represent the factual findings of the FAA as a whole or because the danger of unfair...
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