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October 4, 2011 – Court Grants Final Approval to Chesapeake Appalachia Class Settlement

Today, Judge James P. Jones of the Western District of Virginia granted final approval to a class action settlement in Sharon B. Healy v. Chesapeake Appalachia LLC, et al., Case No. 10-cv-23.  Don Barrett and Larry Moffett appeared at the final … Continue reading

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September 29, 2011 – Court Rules For Landowners

Yesterday, U.S. District Judge James P. Jones affirmed the earlier recommendations of U.S. Magistrate Judge Pamela Meade Sargent, who found enough evidence of wrongdoing by large gas producers EQT Production Co. and CNX Gas Co. for the plaintiffs to move … Continue reading

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June 22, 2011 – Court Grants Preliminary Approval of Chesapeake Settlement

June 22, 2011 – Today, Judge Jones of the Western District of Virginia granted preliminary approval of the class action settlement in Sharon B. Healy v. Chesapeake Appalachia, LLC, et al.  The court set a Final Fairness Hearing for October … Continue reading

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April 20, 2011 – Jonathan Hootman from WMMT Interviews Don Barrett

Jonathan Hootman from WMMT recently interviewed Don Barrett.  To hear the full interview, go to the “Resources” section.  To view the WMMT website, please go to www.fracturedappalachia.org.

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April 12, 2011 – Article by Bristol Herald Courier

April 12, 2011 – Claire Galofaro of the Bristol Herald Courier wrote an article about the Court’s recent order denying the gas companys’ request to let Virginia Supreme Court decide one suit’s central question: whether the company is entitled to deduct the … Continue reading

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March 24, 2011 – Court Issues Important Order

Today, Judge Jones of the Western District of Virginia issued an important ruling in Legard v. EQT Corporation.  The Plaintiffs are very pleased with this decision.  The practical effect of the order is that at least some of EQT’s bogus … Continue reading

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