Pedestrian's Cert. Bid In State Farm Suit Is Untimely: Judge

Law360, Chicago (February 13, 2012, 4:51 PM EST) -- A federal magistrate judge said Monday that class certification should be denied to a woman accusing State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. of violating Colorado's no fault law by failing to provide certain personal injury protection benefits to pedestrians under car insurance policies.

In his report, U.S. Magistrate Judge Boyd N. Boland recommended that a district court reject the motion for class certification that Roberta Folks filed in March, finding that her class claims are time-barred.

According to the suit, which dates back to 2004, Folks...
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