PCCJR Warns of Litigation Attack on PA’s Energy Sector

Pennsylvania’s civil court system has long had a reputation as being plaintiff friendly and handing out nuclear verdicts. In fact, these issues were highlighted earlier this month in the American Tort Reform Foundation’s 2023 Judicial Hellholes Report – where the Commonwealth tied for the top spot. It’s no surprise that the state’s judicial landscape has become a beacon for trial lawyers nationwide seeking to clog the court’s with lawsuits in search of high jury verdicts. In a recent column, PCCJR Executive Director Curt Schroder wrote about a coordinated campaign to bring climate litigation to the Commonwealth targeting the state’s energy sector. You can read the entire piece, which was published by PennLive, here

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