Citibank and Dean Witter, Discover & Co. said they plan to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a ruling that prevents credit card issuers from exporting late fees to New Jersey.

The New Jersey Supreme Court ruled Monday that credit card issuers based in other states cannot charge late fees to Garden State residents. The 4- to-3 ruling is directly at odds with the decisions of two other state supreme courts.

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