Dukes v. Wal-Mart plaintiffs hit roadblock in California

Judge says plaintiffs can’t pursue claims as a class

And the ongoing saga of Dukes v. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. marches on.

On Friday, a California judge ruled that the women who were pursuing gender discrimination claims against Wal-Mart in California could not pursue the case as a group. According to U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer, the plaintiffs in the case did not show they have enough in common for class certification.


Cathleen Flahardy

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