Pa. Judge Declines To Hear Philly Inquirer Dissolution Row

Law360, Philadelphia (February 7, 2014, 6:45 PM EST) -- A Pennsylvania state judge said Friday that she would not exercise jurisdiction over a petition to dissolve the parent company of Philadelphia's two major daily newspapers as part of a fight between two dueling factions of the company's owners.

Judge Patricia McInerney in the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas said she would not preside over a petition filed by minority owners Lewis Katz and H.F. "Gerry" Lenfest seeking a public auction of Interstate General Media Holdings LLC while majority owners — represented by General American...
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