Chicken manure lawsuit a teachable moment
September 4, 2013 by Maryland Reporter
September 3, 2013 – The sad saga of the Hudson Family farm continues.
Alan and Kristin Hudson got sued by the New York-based Waterkeeper Alliance, which hoped to win a landmark case holding Perdue liable for water pollution in drainage ditches caused by chicken manure from a subcontractor like the Hudsons.
Now comes the sequel: The federal judge who threw out the Waterkeeper case with critical comments about the poor quality of attorney work has now denied Perdue and the Hudsons $3 million in legal fees. READ MORE