Wildfire Victims Can't Get New Look At PG&E Ch. 11 Vote

Law360 (July 7, 2020, 5:13 PM EDT) -- A California bankruptcy judge has denied a request by wildfire victims to have an examiner look into the vote to approve PG&E's Chapter 11 plan, saying the fire victims' committee has already investigated and found the vote valid.

In a ruling issued Monday, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Dennis Montali said the committee's investigators determined that counting every possible defective or duplicated ballot as a "no" vote would not have changed the outcome.

"Appointment of an examiner would be futile, as any findings would not affect the ultimate determination that more than half of those casting ballots holding at least two-thirds in dollar...

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