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Settlement spells relief for both sides in dairy litigation

October 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PLANKINTON After a decade of fighting in court, Aurora County officials and the owners of Thompson Farms are both relieved. Continue Reading

Aurora County still mulling appeal of $600,000 verdict

August 8, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PLANKINTON The Aurora County Commission will decide soon whether to appeal a recent verdict ordering the county to pay $600,000 in damages to Thompson Farms.
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Aurora County mulls appeal of $600,000 verdict

August 1, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PLANKINTON The Aurora County Commission hopes to decide next Tuesday whether to appeal a recent verdict forcing the county to pay $600,000 in damages to Thompson Farms. Continue Reading

Aurora County hit with $600,000 verdict

July 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Jury’s award of damages is culmination of 14-year battle over zoning law. Continue Reading

County expert: Law caused no damage to dairy facility

July 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Trial over Aurora County zoning changes headed to jury today.

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Testimony casts dairy in poor light

July 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Witnesses portray Aurora County operation as unsanitary, financially troubled. Continue Reading

Thompson Farms’ $2.6M estimate for damages stems from appraisals

July 25, 2012 in The Daily Republic

The trial to determine the damages owed to Thompson Farms began Thursday and is the latest in a legal battle that has already lasted 14 years.
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Thompson lawyer requests mistrial in damages suit

July 21, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Old issues from earlier trial debated in Aurora County matter.
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Thompson Farms seeks $2.6 million from Aurora County in lawsuit

July 19, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Action dates to 1998 enactment of zoning law that put family dairy operation out of business.
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Damages trial set in Thompson Farms case against Aurora County

January 25, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Mitchell Daily Republic coverage cited in request for venue change in related case. Continue Reading