New Mexico Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Environmental Contamination Case

December 26, 2012

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.