TITLE

Judge: no new trial for lead paint case

AUTHOR(S)
Girard, Lisa
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Home Channel News;3/19/2007, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the denial by a Rhode Island Superior Court judge to a motion put forwarded by three companies including NL Industries Inc., Sherwin-Williams Co., and Millenium Holdings Group Inc. for a new trial. It is noted that the companies were held responsible by a jury for creating public nuisance because of lead paint buildings of Rhode Island. Judge Michael Silverstone rejected the plea of the companies saying the state presented enough evidence to support the jury's verdict.
ACCESSION #
24579295

 

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