Unsealed $750,000 Settlement In Shale Gas Fracking Suit Filed In Pennsylvania Court

WASHINGTON, Pa. - A confidential $750,000 settlement agreement concluded in June 2011 between a Washington County, Pa., family and natural gas extraction companies was filed Aug. 12 in the Washington County, Pa., Court of Common Pleas, 27th Judicial District; the case records were unsealed in March, but the settlement agreement was missing from the case file when it was delivered to the Washington County prothonotary in August 2011 (Stephanie Hallowich, et vir v. Range Resources Corp., et al., No. 10-3954, Pa. Comm. Pls., 27th Dist., Washington Co.).

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