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Yandle calls out lawyer litigating pollution remediation suit for using court ‘to extract payments’

By Record News | Feb 19, 2019

BENTON – U.S. District Judge Staci Yandle, who stayed a pollution suit against 3,500 defendants so plaintiffs could streamline it, found they used her authority to their advantage instead.

Landowners near polluted Hartford want lawsuit against 3,500 defendants delayed another year

By Record News | Feb 7, 2019

BENTON – Owners of land south of Hartford who sued 3,500 defendants over pollution and froze the proceedings for a year have asked for another year.

Landowners near Chemetco Superfund site dismiss more than 300 defendants from suit

By Record News | May 29, 2018

BENTON – Landowners who sued about 3,500 defendants for contribution to a Superfund project near Hartford have dismissed more than 300 defendants who didn’t so much as file an answer.

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