Victims' Families Want Quebec Derailment Suit In State Court

Law360, New York (October 2, 2015, 6:43 PM EDT) -- Families of the victims of a train derailment in Quebec, Canada, asked a Texas federal judge on Friday to remand a wrongful death and injury suit against Canadian Pacific Railway Co. to state court, arguing that the case was removed because it was incorrectly classified as a mass civil action.

Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil after derailing in Quebec, Canada, in 2013, killing more than 40 people. (Credit: AP) Plaintiffs suing the rail giant for the 2013 oil tanker car derailment that killed over 40 people in the town of Lac-Megantic and caused widespread property damage...

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