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Date: 07-03-2019

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Ruth Gearing v. Garfield Beach CVS, LLC

Case Number: 8:19-cv-00778-AG-AS

Judge: Andrew J. Guilford

Court: United States District Court for the Southern District of California (Orange County)

Plaintiff's Attorney: Elizabeth A. Nigro

Defendant's Attorney: Brian William Birnie and Bradley James McGirr


Santa Ana, CA - Ruth Gearing sued the Garfield Beach CVS, LLC on a personal injury negligence theory claiming to have been injured and/or damages as a result of the negligence of an employee of CVS.

Ruth Gearing filed her case in the Superior Court, Orange County, California, case no.: 30-02019-01059332-CU-PO-CJC, and it was removed to federal court by the Defendant.

Ms. Gearing challenged the jurisdiction of the federal court.

Outcome: 07/03/2019 21 MINUTES (IN CHAMBERS) ORDER REGARDING PLAINTIFF'S MOTION TO REMAND (DKT. NO. 15.) by Judge Andrew J. Guilford: Plaintiff's motion to remand is GRANTED IN PART, and this action is REMANDED to Orange County Superior Court. As it must jealously guard its jurisdiction, this Court sends this case and its state issues to the state court, as requested by the Plaintiff properly arguing there is no diversity jurisdiction. Plaintiffs request for attorney's fees is DENIED. MD JS-6. Case Terminated. (es) (Entered: 07/03/2019)
07/03/2019 22 TRANSMITTAL of documents to Superior Court of California, County of Orange. A certified copy of the order of remand and a copy of the docket sheet from this court was sent to Superior Court of California, County of Orange. (es) (Entered: 07/03/2019)

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