Judge Returns Entergy Antitrust Case To State Court

Law360, New York (February 15, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal judge has given New Orleans residents the green light to press on with their long-running antitrust case against Entergy and its subsidiaries in state court, saying Louisiana's judges were the “best suited” to take on the case.

In an order issued Wednesday, U.S. District Judge Stanwood Duval Jr. remanded the case to the Orleans Parish District Court, ruling that state courts had a “particular expertise” in handling utility regulation issues, and that Louisiana had an overriding interest in regulating power companies in the wake...
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