Ground Zero Workers' Claims To Head To Trial

Law360, New York (December 11, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- Thousands of Ground Zero workers who claim New York City authorities failed to protect them from toxic exposure at the World Trade Center site in the wake of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks are set to have their day in court, with lawyers involved in the cases reportedly agreeing to begin trials in the spring of 2010.

Following a hearing on Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, attorneys said they were moving forward with 50 to 60 cases, the...
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