Jury Rules in Favor of Coal Ash Cleanup Workers

Source: Inside Climate News

The Knoxville News Sentinel

A federal jury has ruled that a contractor endangered workers during the cleanup of a 2008 coal ash spill at a power plant near Kingston, Tennessee. More than 30 workers who cleaned up the spill are dead, and more than 250 are sick, the Knoxville News Sentinel reports. The verdict means workers will get a chance to seek damages.

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