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Suit in Virginia over daughter’s kidnapping was duplicative (access required)

A plaintiff who filed a lawsuit in Vermont federal court alleging a conspiracy by her former partner to kidnap their daughter, and then filed an essentially identical action in Virginia as a “protective action,” engaged in improper “claim splitting,” resulting in the dismissal of the duplicative Virginia suit. Background Plaintiff Janet Jenkins and defendant Lisa Ann Miller ...