High Court Won't Touch Thomson Reuters Unit's Privacy Win

Law360, New York (October 21, 2013, 1:30 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear an appeal of an Eighth Circuit ruling that nixed class certification in a suit accusing a Thomson Reuters Corp. unit of illegally collecting driver’s license information from states and selling it.

Plaintiff Marcy Johnson had asked the high court to revisit the appeals court’s April decision to overturn class certification granted by a district court in her suit against West Publishing Corp., in which she accused the company of collecting motor vehicle records and corresponding personal information...
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