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Smith v. Duffey, No. 08-2804

By FindLaw Staff on August 03, 2009 | Last updated on March 21, 2019

District court's dismissal for failure to state a claim is affirmed where defendants had no duty to tell plaintiff that defendants' employer was about to declare bankruptcy, and none of the their actions were actionable as fraud. 

Read Smith v. Duffey, No. 08-2804

Appellate Information
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division.
Argued May 11, 2009
Decided August 3, 2009

Before CUDAHY, POSNER and KANNE, Circuit Judges.
Opinion by POSNER Circuit Judge.

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