Mealey's Insurance - No Coverage Owed For Contaminated Groundwater, 5th Circuit Affirms

Mealey's Insurance - No Coverage Owed For Contaminated Groundwater, 5th Circuit Affirms

NEW ORLEANS - The Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on June 30 affirmed that a policy's pollution exclusion precludes coverage for underlying suits alleging property damage caused by contaminated groundwater (Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. v. Linn Energy LLC, et al., No. 13-20578, 5th Cir.; 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 12353).

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