Supreme Court Asked to Dismiss Major Employment Case a Week Before Arguments

A major employment case under review by the U.S. Supreme Court is headed for dismissal just a week before justices were to have heard arguments, Washington lawyer Tom Goldstein said Wednesday. The government had sued BCI Coca-Cola Bottling Co. over the firing of a black employee in what lawyers refer to as a "cat's paw" case. BCI planned to ask the Supreme Court on Thursday to dismiss the company's appeal, according to BCI's attorney.Link to the story.