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Putnam County Commission Could Be Heading Back To Court

Reported: Apr. 9, 2014 2:17 PM EDT
Updated: Apr. 9, 2014 3:29 PM EDT
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WINFIELD, W.Va. (Chris Williams) -- The Putnam County Commission is considering another lawsuit in connection with MCHM and the landfill. This time to try and get the material that has already been transported there out of the landfill.

Commissioners are meeting with their lawyers Wednesday afternoon to talk about if they can file a lawsuit, and who they can file it against.

The county had previously filed a lawsuit to revoke the landfill's permit to take the MCHM. The judge ruled against the county because the landfill had already stopped taking MCHM.

Commissioners are going to talk about their options for a lawsuit on April 15 or their next commission meeting April 22.



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