La Confiance Compagnie Anonyme D'Assurance v. Hall
137 U.S. 61 (1890)

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La Confiance Compagnie Anonyme D'Assurance v. Hall, 137 U.S. 61 (1890)

La Confiance Compagnie Anonyme D'Assurance v. Hall

No. 11

Argued and submitted October 21, 1890

Decided November 3, 1890

137 U.S. 61

ERROR TO THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE UNITED

STATES FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF MISSOURI

Syllabus

In a petition for the removal of a cause from a state court on the ground of diverse citizenship, the failure to state the existence of such citizenship at the commencement of the suit as well as when the removal was asked is a fatal defect.

The case is stated in the opinion.

Page 137 U. S. 62

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