Judge Grants Plaintiff’s Motion To Dismiss Tainted Groundwater Lawsuit
(March 14, 2016, 9:39 AM EDT) -- ASHEVILLE, N.C. — A federal judge in North Carolina on March 3 granted a plaintiff’s motion to voluntarily dismiss his groundwater contamination lawsuit against a group of manufacturers on grounds that the companies would not be prejudiced, concluding that the plaintiff was not guilty of excessive delay or lack of diligence in bringing his case (Thomas H. Price v. U.S. Gear Tools Inc., et al., No. 15-00033, W.D. N.C.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 27139).