Town Takes Cleanup Beef With Exxon, CBS To 7th Circ.

Law360, New York (June 8, 2010, 2:40 PM EDT) -- The village of De Pue, Ill., has appealed the dismissal of consolidated environmental contamination suits it brought seeking to force CBS Operations Inc. and Exxon Mobil Corp. to speed up their efforts to clean up a Superfund site contaminated from decades of zinc smelting.

In a brief statement lodged with the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois on Monday, the town said it would ask the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit to review the lower court's decision, which found that...
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