Philly Building Crash Survivor Given Go-Ahead On Deposition

Law360, Philadelphia (September 9, 2013, 5:40 PM EDT) -- A Pennsylvania judge on Monday ruled in favor of a woman who allegedly lost her legs as a result of the collapse of a Philadelphia building in June, allowing her to give a deposition even though 11 other civil suits in the matter have been stayed.

When Mariya Plekan — who was shopping in a Salvation Army store at the time the adjacent building undergoing demolition collapsed onto it — filed her lawsuit, she also asked Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Judge Mark Bernstein to partially...
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