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Miner’s suit over respriator time barred (access required)

Where the record showed that a coal miner developed black lung disease more than two years before he filed suit, even though the disease was not identified until later, the suit was barred by Virginia’s two-year statute of limitations. Background Between 1981 and 2014, Gary Adams worked as a coal miner, which exposed him to harmful coal ...