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Supreme Court Says Man Can Collect Damages from Railroad

The Supreme Court says a man can use a federal law to collect damages against a railroad. The high court on Thursday ruled in a 5-4 decision that CSX Transportation, Inc. should compensate Robert McBride for an accident under the …

Railroads Charged With Price-Fixing in Lawsuit

Oxbow Mining filed a federal antitrust lawsuit against Union Pacific and Burlington Northern Santa Fe, saying the railroads conspired to raise prices on customers like the Colorado coal mine that Oxbow runs. Oxbow said in the lawsuit that the two …