Litigation Updates:

  • Choate v. Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad Co.
    On September 15, 2010, WLF filed a brief in the Appellate Court of Illinois, urging it to overturn a $3.9 million judgment awarded to a boy who was injured while attempting to jump onto a rapidly moving freight train. WLF argued that landowners should not be held liable for failing to prevent trespassers from knowingly engaging in reckless behavior.

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