Pa. Judge Says Lawmakers Must OK Firefighting Foam Suits

By Matt Fair (January 9, 2020, 9:13 PM EST) -- A Pennsylvania federal judge suggested on Thursday that the lack of regulations designating chemicals used in firefighting foam as hazardous substances meant it was up to legislators, and not the courts, to clear a path for class claims over highly publicized allegations of water contamination from a pair of shuttered Philadelphia-area military bases....

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