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Franco v. District of Columbia

A court dismisses property owners' claims that the District of Columbia, through the use of eminent domain, instituted an unconstitutional taking of their property. An ongoing condemnation proceeding before the Washington, D.C.,...

National Tel. Coop. Ass'n v. Exxon Mobil Corp.

The court holds that a building owner failed to prove that a neighboring service station was negligent in performing environmental remediation and, thus, reverses and vacates a district court's judgment in favor of the building owner....

325-343 E. 56th St. Corp. v. Mobil Oil Corp.

The court dismisses strict liability, negligence, and trespass claims that a past owner of a site containing corroded underground gasoline storage tanks brought against another past owner and the successors to past lessees of the site....