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JONES v. ALCOA, INC., 02-50097

Under the rule of Delaware State College v. Ricks, 101 S.Ct. 498 (1980), plaintiffs' race discrimination claim is barred by Texas's two-year statute of limitations, thus the dismissal of the action for failure to state a claim is affirmed.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 07/21/2003
  • Published 07/22/2003

Judges

  • GARWOOD, Circuit Judge:, Before GARWOOD, JONES and STEWART, Circuit Judges.

Court

  • United States Fifth Circuit

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  • Steven Gregory White (argued), McGregor & White, Waco, TX, for Plaintiffs-Appellants.

  • For Appellees:
  • Christopher A. Knepp (argued), Vinson & Elkins, Austin, TX, for Defendant-Appellee.