Judge Dismisses Some Claims In Paulsboro Vinyl Chloride Spill Litigation

(August 28, 2015, 1:48 PM EDT) -- CAMDEN, N.J. — A federal judge in New Jersey on Aug. 27 dismissed the lawsuit brought by a some of the plaintiffs against Consolidated Rail Corp. (CONRAIL) and other railroad companies pertaining to a spill of vinyl chloride into Mantua Creek caused by a train derailment (Charles Van Blarcom v. Consolidated Rail Corporation, No. 15-134, D. N.J.).

(Order available. Document #15-150901-010R.)

Allegations

Charles Van Blarcom, Maria Van Blarcom, Lazaro Van Blarcom and Christina Suarez sued CONRAIL, Norfolk Southern Railway Co. (NSRC) and CSX Transportation Inc. in...
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