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Mesotheliomalawyernews Says Asbestos-Related Victims on the Rise and Often Unaware of Legal Rights

According to the representatives of the news Website Mesotheliomalawyernews.com, Mesothelioma patients and the subsequent legal cases are steadily rising. The Website seeks to provide these victims with information and free evaluation and consultation by an expert Mesothelioma Lawyer as to … Continue reading

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Asbestos Abatement Contractor Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Environmental Crimes and False Statements to OSHA

On September 21, 2011, United States District Court Judge Charles J. Siragusa sentenced Keith Gordon-Smith, 54, of Rochester, New York, to six years in prison for knowingly violating the Clean Air Act and making false statements to a federal inspector … Continue reading

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Texas Contractor Sentenced for Asbestos Disposal Violations

In August 2006, a jury convicted Melvin Eugene Riecke II of Palmer, Texas (general manager of National Converting and Fulfillment Co.) on two counts of failing to comply with federal work practice standards regulating demolition of a building containing asbestos… … Continue reading

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