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Category: Petitions for Writ of Certiorari

New Mexico Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Environmental Contamination Case

The New Mexico Supreme Court has granted Martin’s petition for writ of certiorari in an environmental contamination case brought by over 200 residents of Hobbs, New Mexico against Shell Oil Company.  The issue involves admissibility of expert testimony that exposure to toxic chemicals from Shell’s former oil and gas operations caused an unusual super-cluster of lupus and other immune diseases.