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Surfside Condo Survivors Sue Neighboring Developer, Alleging Its Work Weakened Building – The Wall Street Journal

Summary

Surviving residents and victims’ families of the Champlain Towers South condo collapse are suing the developers of a neighboring luxury condo, alleging that the nearby construction destabilized the Miami-area building and helped lead to the collapse in June that left 98 dead, according to court documents filed late Tuesday.

In the court documents, the plaintiffs allege the development team behind Eighty Seven Park undertook excavation and site work dangerously clos…….

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Surviving residents and victims’ families of the Champlain Towers South condo collapse are suing the developers of a neighboring luxury condo, alleging that the nearby construction destabilized the Miami-area building and helped lead to the collapse in June that left 98 dead, according to court documents filed late Tuesday.

In the court documents, the plaintiffs allege the development team behind Eighty Seven Park undertook excavation and site work dangerously close to Champlain Towers South. Demolition and construction took place from 2015 through 2019, according to the developers.

Source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/surfside-condo-survivors-sue-neighboring-developer-alleging-its-work-weakened-building-11637167525