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Supreme Court: Town of Chester v. Laroe Estates

What did the Supreme Court Decide in Town of Chester v. Laroe Estates? In Town of Chester v. Laroe Estates, the Supreme Court of the United States held that an intervenor as of right must also demonstrate that it has Article III standing if it seeks relief different from what the original plaintiff is seeking. Intervention Rule 24 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure allows a non-party to intervene in a litigation.  Intervention is where a non-party moves to join the litigation as either a plaintiff or defendant.  A party may seek to intervene as a matter of right...

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