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Jackson v. Metropolitan Edison Co
Respondent Power Company turned off Petitioner’s electricity for alleged no-payment of her electric bill. Petitioner claims that she should have been afforded, notice, a hearing, and an opportunity to pay any amounts due before she had her electricity turned off. She further claimed that under state law hat she was entitled to reasonably continuous electric service and that Respondent’s termination for alleged non-payment, permitted by a provision of its general tariff filed with the Commission, was state action depriving her property without due process of law.
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