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Railroad May Claim Property Damages In FELA Case

A railroad can bring a state-law counterclaim for property damage against an employee who sued under the Federal Employers' Liability Act for injuries suffered in a train collision, the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in a case of first impression. This is because Congress, in enacting FELA, mandated preemption only for personal injury ...

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