Fracking Company: Damages Case Should Be Dismissed; Jurisdiction Lacking
Mealey's (June 18, 2015, 2:46 PM EDT) -- SCRANTON, Pa. — A gas extraction company sued by Pennsylvania property owners alleging that it is liable for damages related to hydraulic fracturing on July 7, 2014, filed a brief in federal court providing further support for its argument that the case should be dismissed for lack of subject matter jurisdiction (Thomas Chaffee, et al. v. Talisman Energy USA Inc., et al., No. 14-690, M.D. Pa.).
(Brief available. Document #94-140812-002B.)
On April 9, Thomas and Carol Chaffee, Bill and Alicia Ferullo and Lois Klotz...