Class Cert. Denied Again In DOJ Hiring Bias Case

Law360, New York (April 20, 2010, 12:34 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has again rejected a class certification bid in a case brought by plaintiffs who claim they were turned down for entry-level attorney spots and paid summer internships with the U.S. Department of Justice because they were perceived as too liberal.

Judge John D. Bates of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia signed off on a memorandum opinion and order Monday denying the plaintiffs' renewed motion for class certification.

Judge Bates denied a previous class certification motion without prejudice on Sept....
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