Gas Well Operator Objects To Order Denying Dismissal In Texas Federal Court

Mealey's (June 16, 2015, 2:25 PM EDT) -- FORT WORTH, Texas — XTO / Exxon Energy Inc. filed objections April 29, 2014, to an order denying its motion to dismiss a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas seeking $9 million for wrongful death and property damage allegedly caused by the release of chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing to complete natural gas wells; the order was entered April 15 by a magistrate judge (Daniel W. Nicholson v. XTO / Exxon Energy Inc., No. 13-899, N.D. Texas).

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