Antitrust Suit Against Gas Cos. Moves To Federal Court

Law360, New York (October 27, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- An antitrust suit in which Missouri’s Public Service Commission accuses a slew of gas companies of conspiring to manipulate the gas market by intentionally reporting false price information to various trade publications has moved from state to federal court.

The lawsuit was originally filed in state court in Missouri, but Thursday, the case appeared on the docket for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri.

A notice of removal, filed with the federal court Thursday by defendant Duke Energy Trading and Marketing LLC,...
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