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Unformatted text preview: (statewise) of all plaintiffs Rational: Mr. Mas was a citizen of France while Mrs. Mas was a citizen of Mississippi at the time the lawsuit was created. The rule was established by Strawbridge. Citizenship means to have a domicile in the state. There are two elements of changing domicile, 1) taking up residence in a different domicile with 2) the intention to remain there. A domicile is a place of his true, fixed, and permanent home and principal establishment, and to which he has the intention of returning whenever he is absent therefrom Holding: Just because a person works somewhere, doesnt mean that they are of citizen of that place. Synthesis: Dissent/Concurrences:...
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This note was uploaded on 12/20/2011 for the course CIV PRO 141 taught by Professor Daucher during the Fall '11 term at Western State Colorado University .
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