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Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc. v. Dabit
Citation:547 U.S. 71 (2006)
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Dabit brought a claim agianst Merrill Lynch, which alleged the reporting of false research information involving its financials. Dabit originally filed his claim in Oklahaoma state court, but removed the claim to federal court. Other claims were similarly brought by other plaintiffs, which were similarly removed to federal court.
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