Whiteman v. Chesapeake Appalachia, L.L.C.

ELR Citation: 43 ELR 20205
No(s). 12-1790 (4th Cir. Sep 4, 2013)

The Fourth Circuit affirmed a lower court decision dismissing farmer's West Virginia common law trespass claims against a natural gas company. The landowners sought an injunction and damages stemming from on the company's drilling and operation of three natural gas wells on surface property owned by...