Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

There is a possibility of opinions on Wednesday, March 1.
On Tuesday the court hears oral argument in Dean v. United States. Douglas Berman has our preview.

John Crane, Inc. v. Atwell

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
10-272 Superior Court of Pennsylvania Not Argued Mar 5, 2012 TBD TBD OT 2011
 
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Issue: Whether the Boiler Inspection Act, 49 U.S.C. § 20701-03 (2006), impliedly preempts the field of locomotive equipment and thereby bars respondents state-law claim?

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Judgment: Granted, vacated, remanded in light of Kurns v. Railroad Friction Products on March 5, 2012.

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Invited: November 1, 2010

Filed: May 6, 2011 (Grant)

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