6th Circ. Won't Stop Retrial In Tenn. Bias Suit

Law360, New York (June 4, 2010, 5:17 PM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has nixed a request by the city of Nashville, Tenn., to stop a retrial of a discrimination class action brought against the city, but it did order the district court to rule on several outstanding claims within 90 days prior to any new trial.

In a decision issued Friday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit largely dismissed the city's appeal as premature and remanded the case for further proceedings, even while asking the district court to quickly rule on...
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