Judge: Injunction Not Needed In Groundwater Contamination Lawsuit
(October 28, 2016, 1:02 PM EDT) -- CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A federal judge in West Virginia on Oct. 26 ruled that the injunction sought by some businesses that had been contacted by class counsel seeking information on damages in a contaminated groundwater lawsuit was unwarranted (Crystal Good, et al. v. American Water Works Co. Inc., No. 14-1347, S.D. W.Va.).
(Opinion available. Document #15-161101-017Z.)
On Jan. 9, 2014, a chemical storage tank at the Etowah River Terminal, which provides potable water to hundreds of thousands of residences and businesses in West Virginia,...