GM MDL Judge Will Allow Seat Belt Evidence In 5th Bellwether Trial

(July 27, 2016, 1:31 PM EDT) -- NEW YORK — The judge overseeing the General Motors ignition switch multidistrict litigation on July 22 granted in part and denied in part a motion from the plaintiff in the next bellwether trial seeking to exclude evidence that would show whether the plaintiff was wearing a seat belt when her car crashed (In Re: General Motors LLC Ignition Switch Litigation, No. 1:14-md-0254; Stephanie Cockram v. General Motors LLC, No. 14-CV-8716, S.D. N.Y.).

(Order available. Document #77-160727-022R.)

U.S. Judge Jesse Furman of the Southern District of New...
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