Judge: Woman Not Required To Post $37,376.97 Appeal Bond In Benzene Death Case

(September 9, 2015, 1:27 PM EDT) -- NEW ORLEANS — A federal judge in Louisiana on Sept. 8 denied a motion by two oil companies that say a woman who claims THAT her husband’s death was caused by exposure to benzene for which the companies are liable should post an appeal bond in the amount of $37,376.97 under Federal Rule of Appellate Procedure (FRAP) 7 as she appeals to the Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals (Yolande Burst v. Shell Oil Company, et al., No. 14-109, E.D. La.).

(Order available. Document #15-150915-005R.)...
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