Appeals Court Agrees with Newspapers in Sealed Fracking Case
Posted: 12/11/2012  |  By: Susan Phillips | StateImpact
A Pennsylvania appeals court has ruled in favor of two newspapers seeking to unseal court records in a fracking contamination case. Hallowich v. Range Resources is one of the most closely watched cases involving claims of health impacts and property damage against a Marcellus Shale gas driller. But when the case was settled, the Court of Common Pleas sealed all the records.