The petitions of the day are:

14-1123

Issue(s): Whether the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment prohibits a state court from certifying a class action, and entering a monetary judgment in favor of the class, where the court permits the use of extrapolation to relieve individual class members of their burden of proof and forecloses the defendants from presenting individualized defenses to class members’ claims.

14-1124

Issue(s): Whether the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment prohibits a state court from certifying a class action, and entering a monetary judgment in favor of the class, where the court permits the use of extrapolation to relieve individual class members of their burden of proof and forecloses the defendants from presenting individualized defenses to class members’ claims.

Posted in Wal-Mart Stores v. Braun, Wal-Mart Stores v. Braun, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Maureen Johnston, Petitions of the day, SCOTUSblog (May. 28, 2015, 10:11 PM), https://www.scotusblog.com/2015/05/petitions-of-the-day-25/