Company: Claims Of Tainted Water Already Dismissed; Lawsuit Fails
Mealey's (June 18, 2015, 9:52 AM EDT) -- NEW ORLEANS — One of the oil and gas exploration companies sued by Louisiana residents who allege that they contaminated drinking water on Feb. 18 filed an answer to the claim, arguing that most of the claims against it have already been dismissed (Catherine P. Alford, et al. v. Chevron USA Inc., et al., No. 13-5457 [consolidated], E.D. La.).
(Answer available. Document #15-150303-007W.)
Plaintiffs led by Catherine Alford filed suit in the 25th Judicial District Court in Plaquemines Parish, La., (No. 60-4883) to recover damages...