In the News Today - August 16, 2017

August 16, 2017

Oral arguments set Aug. 24 in $1.15 billion lead paint public nuisance case: Oral arguments will be heard next week in an appeal of a three-year-old decision that found lead paint in homes to be a “public nuisance.” Ten California cities and counties sued three paint manufacturers in 2013. A Santa Clara Superior Court judge ruled in favor of the plaintiffs in 2014. (Southeast Texas Record)