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Negligence allegation seen tough to prove

By Sacha Pfeiffer
Globe Staff / November 28, 2006

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The state faces significant legal hurdles if it tries to show that Bechtel/Parsons Brinckerhoff and Modern Continental Construction Co. were "grossly negligent" in their design and construction of the Big Dig tunnel ceiling that killed a woman when it collapsed in July, according to several lawyers who specialize in construction law. (Full article: 420 words)

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