Scott v. Ross
JASON SCOTT, Plaintiff-Appellee
RICK ROSS, aka Rickey Allen Ross; MARK WORKMAN; CHARLES SIMPSON, Defendants, and CULT AWARENESS NETWORK, a California Non-Profit Corp., Defendant-Appellant
United States Court of Appeals,
Paul Lawrence and Ramona M. Emerson, Preston, Gates & Ellis, Seattle, Washington, for the defendant-appellant.
Eric M. Lieberman, Rabinowitz, Boudin, Standard, Krinsky & Lieberman, New York, New York, for the plaintiff-appellee.
David J. Bardin, Arent, Fox, Kintner, Plotkin & Kahn, Washington, D.C., for amici curiae American Family Foundation, HALT - an Organization of Americans for Legal Reform, Jews for Judaism, and Watchman Fellowship on Agency, Vicarious Liability and First Amendment Issues.
Before: Mary M. Schroeder and Robert R. Beezer, Circuit Judges, and William W Schwarzer, Senior District Judge. Opinion by Judge Beezer; Dissent by Judge Schwarzer.
- The Honorable William W Schwarzer, Senior United States District Judge for the Northern District of California, sitting by designation.