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In re: Baycol Prods. Litig., No. 09-1069

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By FindLaw Staff on January 05, 2010 12:44 PM

In an appeal from the district court's order enjoining plaintiffs in a products liability class action from relitigating in state court the certification of a West Virginia class, the order is affirmed where: 1) the relitigation exception to the Anti-Injunction Act permitted an injunction barring relitigation in state court of a federal court's denial of class certification; and 2) plaintiffs were collaterally estopped by the federal denial of class certification from relitigating the issue.

Read In re: Baycol Prods. Litig., No. 09-1069

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Submitted: November 17, 2009

Filed: January 5, 2010

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Opinion by Judge Murphy

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