U.S. v. Dennis P. Farrell, et al.


Freedom Industries, Inc. as well as former corporate officers, employees and agents, allegedly violated environmental laws in connection with the January 9, 2014, chemical spill. One defendant also faces additional charges stemming from bankruptcy proceedings related to the spill. Pending charges are merely accusations and the defendants are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt

Dennis P. Farrell
William E. Tis
Charles E. Herzing
Gary Southern
Freedom Industries
Michael E. Burdette
Robert J. Reynolds
USAO - West Virginia, Southern
Updated June 2, 2016