High Court Won't Revive Mobile Radiation Class Action

Law360, New York (October 3, 2011, 2:08 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to consider reviving a proposed class action alleging Nokia Corp. and more than a dozen other defendants sold cellphones without protecting users from dangerous radio frequency emissions.

Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Stephen Breyer did not participate in the decision not to grant certiorari. They both owned stock in Nokia as of December 2010, they revealed in their most recent financial disclosure statements.

The Supreme Court rejection comes after the federal government argued in an August amicus brief...
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