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UC Irvine Law School Dean and noted constitutional scholar Erwin Chemerinsky authored an op-ed in today’s Los Angeles Times critical of the Supreme Court’s recent decision in AT&T Mobility v. Concepcion titled Supreme Court: Class (Action) Dismissed.  Dean Chemerinsky argues that Concepcion is part of an alarming trend in decisions by the Supreme Court’s conservative bloc that blatantly favor business interests over the rights of consumers and prevent access to justice to injured persons. 

Although Dean Chemerinsky’s article is worth a read, perhaps even more interesting are the user comments to the article, which frame the debate as being as much about business interests versus trial lawyers as it is about business interests versus consumers.

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