U.S. High Court Denies Certiorari, Will Not Consider Standard-Of-Review Issue

Mealey's (October 7, 2015, 1:45 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Supreme Court on Oct. 5 denied certiorari in a disability benefits suit, refusing to consider the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals’ ruling that an abuse-of-discretion standard of review was the correct standard of review in the suit (R. Jeffrey Evans v. Sun Life & Health Insurance Co., No. n/a, U.S. Sup.).

R. Jeffrey Evans filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California against Sun Life & Health Insurance Co., seeking a determination that his claim...
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