Split 6th Circuit: Injured Coca-Cola Workers Failed To Prove RICO Claims

CINCINNATI - A divided en banc Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled Sept. 24 that two Coca-Cola workers who were injured on the job and were denied workers' compensation failed to show that they could pursue claims under the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act's civil remedy provision (Clifton E. Jackson, et al. v. Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc., et al., No. 10-1453, 6th Cir.; 2013 U.S. App. LEXIS 19495).

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