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Betzner v. Boeing Co., 18-2582

Held that a manufacturer of military aircraft that was sued in state court in an asbestos-related personal injury action was entitled to remove the case under the federal officer removal statute, 28 U.S.C. section 1442(a), based on the assertion of a government contractor defense. Reversed the district court.

Appellate Information

  • Decided
  • Published 2018/12/14

Judges

  • St. Eve

Court

  • United States Seventh Circuit

Counsel