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U.S. District Judge Gregory A. Presnell of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida has denied a plaintiff's motion to remand a lawsuit against an insurance carrier in unusually blunt language.

Brenda Becker alleged that she had been injured in an automobile accident with an underinsured motorist on Jan. 23, 2014. At that time, Becker carried $100,000 in underinsured motorist coverage (UIM) with Progressive American Insurance Company.

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