Pa. Justices Won't Upset $8M Damage Award Against Consol

Law360, Philadelphia (September 26, 2013, 5:30 PM EDT) -- The Pennsylvania Supreme Court said Wednesday it would not hear an appeal of a decision affirming $7.8 million in damages against Consol Energy Inc. in a personal injury suit brought by two workers who were seriously injured when a metal staircase they were descending collapsed.

In a one-page order, the court said it would let stand a 2012 ruling by the state's Superior Court that upheld a 2011 ruling in favor of David and Debra Gillingham and Clifford and Pamela Decker. David Gillingham and Clifford Decker were...
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