Erin Brockovich, Anderson Et Al V. Pacific Gas & Electric Company

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Running head: Erin Brockovich, Andersen v. Pacific

Erin Brockovich
Anderson, et al v. Pacific Gas & Electric Company, Superior Court for the County of San Bernardino, Barstow Division, File BCV 00300 (1993)
Christine K. Horold
Strayer University

Abstract The movie Erin Brockovich (2000) depicts one of the most recognized cases of toxic tort cases in the United States. According to an article in Entertainment Editors “a toxic tort is a special type of personal injury lawsuit in which the plaintiff claims that exposure to a chemical caused the plaintiff’s toxic injury or disease” (freelibrary web site, 2000) In the movie Erin Brockovich, played by Julia Roberts, is assigned to do some research on pro-bono case her employer Ed
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