Maryland Panel: Plaintiffs Lacked Evidence Of Lead- Based Paint Exposure
(October 1, 2015, 12:04 PM EDT) -- ANNAPOLIS, Md. — A panel of the Maryland Court of Special Appeals on Sept. 29 affirmed a trial court’s decision granting summary judgment to a landlord who had been sued for damages related to lead-paint exposure. The panel concluded that evidence was lacking regarding other possible sources of the plaintiffs’ alleged lead-based paint exposure (Patricia Barr, et al. v. Stanley Rochkind, No. 1152, Sept. Term 2014; 2015 Md. App. LEXIS 125).
(Opinion available. Document #15-151006-015Z.)
Patricia Barr and her mother, Penny Travers, sued Stanley Rochkind...