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BUS 140 Chapter 3 Extra Credit 1. Pat wants to sue his next-door neighbor, Dorothy, claiming that Dorothy promised to sell him the house next-door. In this case, the state court would have jurisdiction and would be able to hear the case. In these types of matters, there is no federal court. I am pretty sure my neighbor is going through something like this. 2. Paula, who lives in New York City, wants to sue Dizzy Movie Theatres, whose principal place of business is Dallas. She claims that while she was in Texas on holiday, she was injured by their negligent maintenance of a stairway. She claims damages of $30,000. Since she is suing for damages of less than $75,000, there is no federal jurisdiction. The state court in Texas would have jurisdiction in this case. 3. Phil lives in Tennessee. He wants to sue Dick, who lives in Ohio. Phil claims that Dick agreed
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