Judge: Most Of Settlement Transcript In Train Derailment Case Should Not Be Sealed
(October 20, 2016, 1:32 PM EDT) -- CAMDEN, N.J. — The federal judge in New Jersey presiding over claims brought by residents who say they were injured as a result of a vinyl chloride spill into Mantua Creek on Oct. 17 ruled that the majority of a transcript pertaining to settlement transactions could not be sealed (In re: Paulsboro Derailment Cases [Karen Armistead v. Consolidated Rail Corp., et al., No. 13-2358], Master Docket No. 13-784, D. N.J.).
(Opinion available. Document #15-161101-007Z.)
Karen Armistead filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court for...