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Case Number: 2: 2:20-cv-00851-MHH
Judge: Madeline Hughes Haikala
Court: United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama (Birmingham County)
Defendant's Attorney: Alfred H Perkins, Jr., Grace Ann Garner, Sammy Lee Brown , Jr.
Description: Birmingham, AL: Personal injury premises liability lawyer represented Plaintiff, who sued Defendant on a negligence theory claiming to have suffered injuries and/or damages as a direct result of an accident caused by Defendant’s employees.
The claims made and defenses asserted are not available for this case.
This case was initially filed in the Circuit Court of Jefferson County, Alabama, 01-cv-20-901621, and was removed to federal court by the Defendant.
Outcome: REMAND ORDER - Ms. Harris has filed an unopposed motion to remand this state law action to the Circuit Court of Jefferson County, Alabama. (Doc. 28 ). Ms. Harris has stipulated that the amount in controversy does not exceed $75,000 and that she will not seek or accept more than $75,000 to resolve this case. Therefore, the Court may not continue to exercise jurisdiction over this case pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1332. Accordingly, the Clerk shall please take appropriate steps to remand this case to the Circuit Court of Jefferson County, Alabama and close this file. Signed by Judge Madeline Hughes Haikala on 8/3/2021. (KEK) (Entered: 08/04/2021)