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Insurer Says It Doesn't Have To Cover $50M Pollution Award

Law360, New York (October 17, 2016, 7:53 PM EDT) -- Westfield Insurance Co. told an Indiana federal court on Friday that it owes no part of a $50.57 million judgment owed by a waste disposal facility to a class of neighbors who sued over pollution from the facility, saying the court already decided the relevant insurance policies didn’t cover the claims in the suit.

The class of neighbors had told the court in May that they had “no cause to believe” that levy of execution against VIM Recycling Inc. and its principal would satisfy the $50.57...
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Case Information

Case Title

Adkins et al v. Will et al

Case Number



Indiana Northern

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters


Philip P Simon

Date Filed

October 27, 2009

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