Friday, June 18, 2010

You knew that was coming one of these days

It says here that some Southwest Virginia landowners have filed suits in Abingdon federal court seeking to have class actions certified against Equitable and CNX for cheating landowners out of billions of dollars in connection with the production of coalbed methane.

Among other things, the Complaints seek judgment that Virginia Gas Act is unconstitutional.

UPDATE: The Equitable complaint is here and the CNX complaint is here.