Diversity Jurisdiction

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Meaning of Diversity Jurisdiction

The jurisdiction of a federal court arising from diversity of citizenship of the parties . See Diversity of citizenship .

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United States Constitutional Meaning of Diversity Jurisdiction

The legitimate authority of federal courts to hear cases in which the parties have “diversity of citizenship,” that is, when they are citizens of different states or of a state and a foreign country.

Diversity Jurisdiction in the law of the United States

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Diversity jurisdiction in Maritime Law

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See “Erie doctrine” (see this legal maritime term in this law dictionary).

Diversity jurisdiction in Admiralty Law

For information on diversity jurisdiction in this context, see the entry on diversity jurisdiction in the maritime law encyclopedia.

Diversity Jurisdiction (Judicial Organization)

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