Veolia Says Flint Complaint 'Odyssey' Should Be Chucked

Law360, New York (July 6, 2016, 4:45 PM EDT) -- Veolia North America asked a Michigan federal judge Tuesday to toss claims against it in a proposed class action over Flint's lead contamination crisis, saying the "oversized" complaint was rife with repetition and irrelevant allegations that make a "coherent response next to impossible to provide."

The engineering firm said the "340-paragraph odyssey" of a complaint, brought by a proposed class of Flint residents against two engineering firms, the state of Michigan and a host of individuals allegedly responsible for the tainting of the city's water supply,...
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