Experts In Remco Toxic Tort Were Ignored, 9th Circ. Told

Law360, San Francisco (April 16, 2013, 5:32 PM EDT) -- Two California women who claim exposure to toxic chemicals from a Remco Hydraulics Inc. chrome-plating plant sickened nearby residents urged the Ninth Circuit on Tuesday to revive the case, saying the district court wrongly discounted the testimony of their expert witnesses.

An attorney for Willits, Calif., residents Jo Ann Wakeland and Danielle Smith argued that it was wrong for the lower court to require the plaintiffs to quantify dosages of their exposure to chemicals from the Remco plant, and to reject findings from expert witnesses, including...
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