PG&E Caused Worst Fire In Calif. History, Suit Says

Law360 (December 5, 2018, 8:55 PM EST) -- Pacific Gas & Electric on Wednesday was hit with a proposed class action in California state court alleging that it knew its electrical infrastructure was old and unsafe and that it caused the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in the Golden State’s history.

A fireplace is about all that remains of a home in Paradise, California, destroyed by the Camp Fire that broke out Nov. 8. Pacific Gas & Electric was hit with a class action blaming the utility for the deadly blaze. (AP) California residents who were forced to evacuate and lost their homes alleged in the complaint that the...

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