Wells Fargo & Co. has won the battle for Wachovia Corp., but a legal fight spawned by the deal continues to heat up.

Wells, which outbid Citigroup Inc.'s initial offer for Wachovia, filed a request Tuesday asking the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York to void Citi's $60 billion suit against Wells.

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