Avritt et al v. ReliaStar Life Insurance Company

Filing 191

ORDER DISMISSING CASE for lack of subject matter jurisdiction(Written Opinion). Signed by Judge Joan N. Ericksen on June 26, 2009. (slf)

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF MINNESOTA Jacqueline Avritt and Alan Avritt, Plaintiffs, v. Reliastar Life Insurance Company, Defendant. In an Order dated June 16, 2009, the Court questioned whether subject matter jurisdiction continued to exist over this matter. The Court stated that the action would be dismissed for lack of subject matter jurisdiction if the parties did not demonstrate by June 25, 2009, that Plaintiffs' claims satisfy the amount-in-controversy requirement of 28 U.S.C. 1332(a) (2006). The deadline has passed, and no showing regarding the amount-in-controversy requirement has been made. Therefore, IT IS ORDERED THAT: 1. This action is DISMISSED for lack of subject matter jurisdiction. Civil No. 07-1817 (JNE/JJG) ORDER LET JUDGMENT BE ENTERED ACCORDINGLY. Dated: June 26, 2009 s/ Joan N. Ericksen JOAN N. ERICKSEN United States District Judge