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Residents, Environmental Groups Sue Maryland Steel Mill

BALTIMORE - (AP) Sparrows Point residents have joined two environmental groups in suing the owners of a century-old steel mill. The lawsuit filed Friday in U.S. District Court in Baltimore targets Severstal North America, the current operator of the steel mill, and its last owner, ArcelorMittal. Full...

Maryland High Court Vacates $1 Billion In Punitive Damages In Gasoline Leak

BALTIMORE - (Mealey's) Saying plaintiffs claiming contamination of their properties with benzene and methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) from a leak at an Exxon Mobil Corp. tank farm outside Baltimore failed to prove the fraud necessary to support an award of punitive damages, Maryland's highest...