Woman Who Claims Exposure To Chemicals From Fracking Appeals To Canada High Court

Mealey's (June 18, 2015, 3:44 PM EDT) -- OTTAWA — A Canadian woman on Nov. 13 filed an application for leave to appeal to the Canadian Supreme Court a ruling by the Alberta Court of Appeals, which dismissed her lawsuit against a hydraulic fracturing company and the Canadian Energy Resources Conservation Board (CERCB) for alleged exposure to hazardous amounts of methane, ethane and other chemicals (Jessica Ernst v. The Energy Resources Conservation Board, et al., No. 14-36167, Canada Sup.).

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Jessica Ernst filed a lawsuit in the Court of Queen’s Bench in Alberta in...
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