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Judge Denies Severence Motions in Two Post-Koken Cases

(Pennsylvania Law Weekly)—In two post-Koken cases, a Luzerne County judge has refused to sever the tort and underinsured motorist claims for trial. The decision follows a unanimous Luzerne County bench on the issue, according to court filings from the paintiffs in the two unrelated cases. In both cases — Loefflad v. Nauks and Price v. Price — the tortfeasors argued that a joint trial against them for negligence and against the plaintiff’s respective UIM insurer would be unduly prejudicial because the trial would then necessarily include evidence related to insurance coverage. Read the full article here.

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