Natural Gas Cos. Seek Colorado Case's Dismissal

Law360, New York (September 11, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Not two months after a federal judge rejected the attempt of several energy companies to toss a lawsuit accusing them of raising and fixing wholesale natural gas prices, the defendants on Friday again asked for dismissal.

The energy companies filed a motion for summary judgment in the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada, where numerous antitrust cases over natural gas pricing have been consolidated.

The defendants disputed that plaintiffs Breckenridge Brewery LLC and BBD Acquisition Co., both of Colorado, were direct purchasers of natural...
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