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JURISDICTION

Does due process permit a court to exercise personal jurisdiction over a defendant whose sole “contact” with the forum state is his knowledge that the plaintiff has connections to that state? See “Court to decide if knowledge confers jurisdiction.” Fiore v. Walden, No. 12-574. Certiorari granted:  March 4, 2013. Ruling below: 688 F.3d 558 (9th Cir. 2012).