American Electric Cut, Dynegy Kept In Wis. Gas MDL

Law360, New York (March 9, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A judge has agreed to drop claims brought by Wisconsin plaintiffs against American Electric Power Co. Inc. but has sustained claims against Dynegy Illinois Inc. in a consolidated antitrust suit alleging that natural gas companies engaged in a conspiracy to artificially inflate prices through trading activities.

Judge Philip M. Pro of the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada filed an order Friday in the multidistrict litigation, agreeing to dismiss the Wisconsin claims against American Electric Power Co. and affiliate AEP Energy Services Inc. for...
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