Indian Harbor Loses Bid To Keep $2.3M Landfill Dispute In SC

Law360, New York (December 11, 2012, 2:49 PM EST) -- A federal judge on Monday dismissed Indian Harbor Insurance Co.'s lawsuit against South Carolina landfill operators disputing the insurer's responsibility to provide coverage in two garbage odor cases — one of which has already resulted in a $2.3 million verdict — saying a separate suit filed by the companies in Arizona should proceed instead.

U.S. District Judge Joseph F. Anderson Jr. said even though Indian Harbor filed its lawsuit in South Carolina federal court first, the lawsuit filed in Arizona by landfill companies Republic Services Inc.,...
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