Defense Motion To Exclude Expert Reports Denied In New York Fracking Case

ROCHESTER, N.Y. - Natural gas extraction companies sued in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York by Big Flats, N.Y., residents alleging that their domestic water wells are contaminated with explosive gases and chemicals used by natural gas extraction companies in hydraulic fracturing on June 27 were denied motions to exclude expert reports characterized by the defendants as untimely and lacking in detail (Jason Baker, et al. v. Anschutz Exploration Corp., et al., No. 11-6119, W.D. N.Y.).

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