Judge: Halliburton’s Expert May Testify In Radioactive Materials, Perchlorate Case
(May 18, 2016, 2:14 PM EDT) -- OKLAHOMA CITY — A federal judge in Oklahoma on May 16 ruled that an expert for Halliburton Energy Services Inc. (HESI) is permitted to testify at a trial for personal injuries claimed by residents who are suing HESI for releasing radioactive materials and perchlorate into the environment (Mitchell L. McCormick v. Halliburton Energy Services Inc., No. 11-01272, W.D. Okla.).
(Order available. Document #15-160607-001R.)
In 2011, Mitchell McCormick, individually and on behalf of other residents, sued HESI in the U.S. District Court for the Western District...