Residents: $4.24M Groundwater Verdict Should Stand; New Trial Not Warranted

Mealey's (June 16, 2016, 8:27 AM EDT) -- HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Pennsylvania residents who won a $4.24 million verdict against a hydraulic fracturing company for groundwater contamination on June 14 filed a brief in a district court, opposing the company’s motion for judgment as a matter of law, new trial or remittitur on grounds that it is “smarting from a humiliating defeat,” and it seeks “to wipe out the reasoned decision” that was handed down against it (Nolen Scott Ely v. Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation, No. 09-2284, M.D. Pa.).

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