State Farm Fire & Casualty Company v. Isaacs, et al.
ORDER directing that the plaintiff has until May 12, 2014, to amend the 1 complaint to allege jurisdiction sufficiently, as further set out. Signed by Honorable Judge Myron H. Thompson on 5/8/14. (scn, )
IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE UNITED STATES FOR THE
MIDDLE DISTRICT OF ALABAMA, EASTERN DIVISION
STATE FARM FIRE AND
MICHAEL ISAACS and
CIVIL ACTION NO.
The allegations must show that
the citizenship of each plaintiff is different from that
of each defendant.
28 U.S.C. § 1332.
standard. The complaint gives the "residence" rather than
allegation that a party is a "resident" of a State is not
sufficient to establish that a party is a "citizen" of
Delome v. Union Barge Line Co., 444 F.2d 225,
233 (5th Cir.), cert. denied, 404 U.S. 995 (1971).
It is therefore the ORDER, JUDGMENT, and DECREE of the
court that the plaintiff has until May 12, 2014, to amend
DONE, this the 8th day of May, 2014.
/s/ Myron H. Thompson
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
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