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Malone v. United States Postal Service
Citation:833 F.2d 128 (9th Cir. 1987)
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Ann Malone (Plaintiff) sued the United States Postal Service (Defendant) under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. A mistrial was declared after Plaintiff’s attorney failed to properly conduct the trial. The court then issued a pretrial order with specific requirements for the new trial, including naming all witnesses and all direct questions and anticipated answers. Plaintiff’s attorney refused to comply, arguing that Plaintiff lacked the financial means to comply with the requirements. Defendant moved to dismiss the case.
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