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EDVA: Plaintiffs’ “deafening silence” dooms diversity cure (access required)

The Plaintiffs’ decade-old judgment of over $1 million, which they sought to enforce, was vacated due to the court’s lack of subject-matter jurisdiction over the action. The court declined to drop dispensable parties that destroyed jurisdiction, finding that the Plaintiffs apparently ignored jurisdictional problems when they filed the original action. Background The Plaintiffs in this action are ...