Calif. Supreme Court Sides With State In Stringfellow

Law360, New York (March 10, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The California Supreme Court has paved the way for the state of California to argue at trial that four insurance companies should cover cleanup costs stemming from pollution related to the Stringfellow Acid Pits, a state-run hazardous waste site.

Affirming most of a state appeals court ruling, the state Supreme Court ruled Monday that when damage results from both causes covered under an insurance policy and those that aren’t, the policyholders should be covered for the entire loss if they can’t determine how much damage resulted...
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