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Mass Torts: Long Branch Gas Plant Litigation

It is ORDERED that effective immediately the provisions of the Court’s February 4, 2004 Order, regarding the mass tort designation of all pending and future litigation arising out of alleged environmental contamination in Monmouth County in connection with the former Long Branch Manufactured Gas Plant (“LBMGP litigation”), are hereby amended so as to reassign all such matters to Superior Court Judge Jonathan N. Harris, with all specific references in that prior order to the late Judge Charles Walsh now being references to Judge Harris.

For the Court
Deborah T. Poritz
Chief Justice
Dated: September 26, 2005

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