Court Grants Extension In Fracking Verdict Appeal Despite Company’s Objection

Mealey's (June 26, 2015, 8:44 AM EDT) -- DALLAS — An appeals panel in Texas presiding over the appeal of a $2.9 million verdict granted to a resident against a hydraulic fracturing company on June 9 issued a one-page order granting the court reporter’s third request for an extension of time to deliver the reporter’s record to the appeals court despite objections from the hydraulic fracturing company that the extension should not be granted (Aruba Petroleum Inc. v. Lisa Parr, No. 05-14-01285, Texas App., 5th Dist.).

(Order available. Document #15-150714-009R. Letter objecting to extension...
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