(adds Consumer Union, Suzuki statement, prev. DETROIT) SAN FRANCISCO, June 25 (Reuters) - A federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that Japanese automaker Suzuki Motor Corp can pursue a lawsuit against the publisher of Consumer Reports magazine over a 1988 article which claimed the Suzuki Samurai was more likely to roll over than other sport utility vehicles. The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 that Suzuki, which is 20 percent owned by General Motors Corp., had presented enough ...
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