Supreme Court rejects new trial in Anoka train deaths

The Supreme Court on Wednesday overruled an appeals court decision to order a new trial in the deaths of four young people at a Burlington Northern railroad crossing. A spokeswoman for BNSF signaled that the company will abide by the court's ruling. A jury had awarded the victims' families $21.6 million.
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The Supreme Court on Wednesday overruled an appeals court decision to order a new trial in the deaths of four young people at a Burlington Northern railroad crossing. A spokeswoman for BNSF signaled that the company will abide by the court's ruling. A jury had awarded the victims' families $21.6 million.

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