Suit Over GM's Pre-Employment Physical Revived

Law360, New York (May 20, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has parted ways with an Ohio district court, ordering that a couple's negligence suit against General Motors Corp. over a pre-employment physical be reinstated and removed to state court.

On Tuesday, the Sixth Circuit sided with plaintiffs Julie and David Brittingham, giving new life to their long-standing accusations that the world's largest automaker suppressed information that could have enabled the couple to discover Julie Brittingham's lung cancer years earlier.

“Because we find that the district court did...
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