Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Kevin L. Colosimo, Esq. , Burleson LLP, Canonsburg, PA, for Appellant.
David A. Borkovic, Esq. , Jones, Gregg, Creehan & Gerace, LLP, Richard A. Finberg, Esq. , Pittsburgh, PA, for Appellees.
Before: RENDELL, SMITH, and SHWARTZ, Circuit Judges.
United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit.
OPINION OF THE COURT
SHWARTZ, Circuit Judge.
Defendant Halcón Energy Properties, Inc. ("Halcón") appeals the District Court's Order remanding this case to state court based on the "home state" exception to subject matter jurisdiction under the Class Action Fairness Act ("CAFA"). For the reasons stated below, we will affirm the District Court's remand order, but do so instead based on CAFA's "local controversy" exception.
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