Can they ask for consequential damages under a good faith in federal court without being dismissed?In civil procedure under Subject matter jurisdiction.  When a plaintiff does not meet the 75,000...

Can they ask for consequential damages under a good faith in federal court without being dismissed?

In civil procedure under Subject matter jurisdiction.  When a plaintiff does not meet the 75,000 jurisdictional amount.  Can they ask for consequential damages under a good faith in federal court without being dismissed?

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Are you refering to the Diversity of Citizenship provided for in the U.S. Judiciary Code?

Damages have to be plead for at that amount if you wish a lawsuit to go forward when the parties are from different states.

If you are refering to NON Diversity actions, the 75 grand is not applicable.

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