US Lawyers Move To Toss Attys From Katrina Suit

Law360, New York (April 29, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Government lawyers defending the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from accusations that its dredging of the Mississippi River Gulf Outlet violated environmental laws and intensified Hurricane Katrina's destruction in New Orleans have sprung a midtrial motion to disqualify on plaintiffs' lawyers from the Andry Law Firm LLC.

Lawyers from the firm issued a terse response Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana to the government's Tuesday motion to show cause, stating that no conflict exists as a result of an attorney's...
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