Texas Couple: $2.9 Verdict Against Fracking Company Should Stand
Mealey's (August 5, 2015, 11:43 AM EDT) -- DALLAS — A Texas couple who won a $2.9 million verdict against a hydraulic fracturing company on Aug. 4 filed a brief in Texas appeals court, contending that the company’s motion to abate the verdict should not be granted (Aruba Petroleum Inc. v. Lisa Parr, No. 05-14-01285, Texas App., 5th Dist.).
(Brief available. Document #94-150811-008B.)
In 2011, Lisa and Robert Parr sued Aruba Petroleum Inc. in the Dallas County Court at Law No. 5. Initially, the Parrs sued other drilling defendants, but all of those...