San Jose Hits MLB With New Suit Over Barred A's Relocation

Law360, Los Angeles (March 12, 2014, 4:21 PM EDT) -- The city of San Jose, Calif., hit Major League Baseball with a lawsuit in Los Angeles court on Monday, alleging MLB interfered with a contract that would allow the Oakland Athletics to move to San Jose and cost the city millions of dollars.

San Jose officials first sued the MLB in federal court last June, claiming the organization harmed the city by stalling the owners' vote on moving the Athletics to their city and challenging baseball's exemption to federal antitrust laws. U.S. District Judge Ronald M....
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