tl;dr: § 1367 overrules Zahn and permits a federal court to exercise supplemental jurisdiction over plaintiffs in a diversity action who do not meet the amount in controversy requirement if other plaintiffs in the case do meet the requirement.
IRACIssue, Rule, Analysis, Conclusion
Facts & Holding
Facts:Congress passed § 1367 to codify supplemental jurisdiction, under which...
Holding:Holding (Kennedy): The controlling authority on a statute’s meaning is...
Bertie: I know this is kind of weird, but I've been reading this chat all cycle long as a MOM, and I CANNOT EXPRESS to you how much I've been rooting for you. You have been such a force of positivity, support, and good humor for everyone else all cycle long. All I wanted was for you to get into W&L because you so deserved it. This news has literally MADE MY DAY. This is absolutely the response you deserved for all the good karma you've shown to everyone else. You are going to do so well. Con
Haha I hope acceptances. I imagine they may move closer to to their letter intent though.
I just wanna say yay to everyone who got in off their WLs too! I got a call finally from Quinnipiac today at 4:44pm. Unfortunately, I was napping with earplugs in because I was extremely wiped out. So I have no clue what they wanted. At this point, unless they come with their wallet very open, I can't go there anyway. But still I want to know what they want finally! Anyway, good luck to y'all. People I know in admissions at a couple places said the musical chairs game is about to get INTENSE over