H.R.4115 - Open Access to Courts Act of 2009

To amend title 28, United States Code, to provide a restoration of notice pleading in Federal courts, and for other purposes. view all titles (2)

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  • Official: To amend title 28, United States Code, to provide a restoration of notice pleading in Federal courts, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Open Access to Courts Act of 2009 as introduced.

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Official Summary

Open Access to Courts Act of 2009 - Prohibits a U.S. district court from dismissing a complaint: (1) unless it appears beyond doubt that the plaintiff can prove no set of facts in support of the claim which would entitle the plaintiff to relief; or (2) on the basis of a determination by the

Official Summary

Open Access to Courts Act of 2009 - Prohibits a U.S. district court from dismissing a complaint:
(1) unless it appears beyond doubt that the plaintiff can prove no set of facts in support of the claim which would entitle the plaintiff to relief; or
(2) on the basis of a determination by the judge that the factual contents of the complaint do not show the plaintiff's claim to be plausible or are insufficient to warrant a reasonable interference that the defendant is liable for the misconduct alleged.

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