KBR Asks High Court To Review Soldier Electrocution Suit

Law360, Washington (January 15, 2014, 8:24 PM EST) -- KBR Inc. has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a Third Circuit decision reviving a suit accusing the military contractor of negligence in the death of a soldier who was electrocuted while showering at a U.S. military base in Iraq, according to a petition filed last week.

KBR said in a Jan. 8 petition for writ of certiorari that the Third Circuit erred in ruling that the parents of U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Ryan Maseth may have a claim against KBR depending on which state's laws...
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