Plaintiff In Electric Rate Class Suit Ordered To Show Minimal Diversity
(May 17, 2016, 2:01 PM EDT) -- NEW HAVEN, Conn. — The named plaintiff in a proposed class complaint over electrical rates must show that minimal diversity exists in the case before a ruling on a motion to amend the complaint, a Connecticut federal judge ruled May 13 (Paul T. Edwards v. North American Power and Gas, LLC, No. 14-1714, D. Conn.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 63360).
(Ruling available. Document #43-160520-005Z.)
Paul Edwards, a Connecticut man, filed a putative class complaint in November 2014 in the U.S. District Court for the District of...