Crehore v. Ohio & Mississippi Ry. Co. - 131 U.S. 240 (1889)
U.S. Supreme Court
Crehore v. Ohio & Mississippi Ry. Co., 131 U.S. 240 (1889)
Crehore v. Ohio & Mississippi Railway Company
Decided May 13, 1889
131 U.S. 240
ERROR TO THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE UNITED
STATES FOR THE DISTRICT OF KENTUCKY
A fatal defect in the allegation of diverse citizenship in a petition for the removal of a cause from a state court for that reason, cannot be corrected in the Circuit Court of the United States.
This was a case commenced in a state court and removed thence on the ground of diverse citizenship of the parties.