Opinions – 11/13/12: 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals

Civil Procedure Diversity jurisdiction BOTTOM LINE: In actions against defendants for violations of antitrust laws and unfair trade practices act, in which State of South Carolina was the sole named plaintiff, State was pursuing quasi-sovereign interest and State’s additional request for restitution to injured citizens was merely incidental to State’s overriding interests; therefore, those citizens were not ...

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