Arizona Diamondbacks, Stadium District Head To Court

Published: Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 5:00am
Updated: Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 8:13am
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Chase Field in downtown Phoenix.

Lawyers for the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Maricopa County Stadium District will head to court Tuesday morning.

A judge has scheduled a hearing on the district’s motion to dismiss the Diamondbacks’ lawsuit and send the case to arbitration.

The Diamondbacks want a jury to decide if the club should be allowed to explore leaving Chase Field before the lease expires at the end of the 2027 baseball season.

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