Customer Can't Sue PG&E Over Blackouts, Calif. Justices Say

By Madeline Lyskawa (November 20, 2023, 6:40 PM EST) -- The Pacific Gas and Electric Co. can escape a $2.5 billion lawsuit alleging the utility's negligence in maintaining its grid necessitated emergency power shutoffs to reduce wildfire risk, the California Supreme Court held Monday, saying a customer's suit is barred by the California Public Utilities Code....

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