Insurers Seek To Duck Defense Of Youth Prison

Law360, New York (November 11, 2009, 3:16 PM EST) -- Two insurers of the private youth prison in Pennsylvania that allegedly bribed judges to ensure a steady stream of offenders have brought a declaratory judgment suit against the facility, seeking to avoid defense and indemnification costs in four underlying suits filed by families of the purported scheme's victims.

Alea London and Atrium Underwriters Ltd. brought their action against PA Child Care LLC in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania on Tuesday, asserting that their policies do not cover the claims alleged in...
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