Judge Tosses Men's Journal Suit Over Calif. Privacy Law

Law360, New York (June 15, 2012, 3:12 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Thursday tossed a proposed class action against Men's Journal LLC over violations of a state privacy protection law, finding the subscribers had failed to show they had suffered any actual injury because of the publication's policies.

"Plaintiff has failed to allege an economic injury, and thus has failed to show that he lost money as a result of defendant's practices," U.S. District Judge Dale S. Fischer said in granting Men's Journal's motion to dismiss without prejudice, allowing the proposed consumer class...
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