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ROGERS v. TYSON FOODS, INC., 02-1040

District court lacked the federal question jurisdiction necessary to remove a consumer fraud action under Illinois state law, because the Poultry Products Inspection Act did not trigger complete preemption, thus the suit is remanded to state court.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 10/22/2002
  • Published 10/22/2002

Judges

  • MANION, Circuit Judge., Before BAUER, MANION, and ROVNER, Circuit Judges.

Court

  • United States Seventh Circuit

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  • John W. Hoffman (argued), Carr, Korein, Tillery, Kunin, Montroy, Cates & Glass, Belleville, IL, for plaintiffs-appellants.

  • For Appellees:
  • William F. Conlon, David B. Johnson (argued), Sidley, Austin, Brown & Wood, Chicago, IL, for defendant-appellee.