Suit Over Ford F-350 To Continue In Federal Court

Law360, New York (March 30, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge has refused to dismiss or remand a proposed class action alleging Ford Motor Co.'s F-250 and F-350 trucks for model years 2005 to 2007 have defective front-end suspensions that put their drivers at risk.

Judge William L. Standish of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania on Thursday shot down Ford's bid to toss the complaint after finding that the plaintiffs had offered enough facts for the allegations to survive.

But he sided with Ford on the issue of jurisdiction,...
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