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For Chinese drywall plaintiffs, a cashless victory
Without legislation, collectability hurdles remain, lawyers say
WASHINGTON – For attorney Russ M. Herman, a verdict in favor of a few among thousands of plaintiffs who saw their homes – and in some cases their livelihoods – ruined by toxic, crumbling walls was only the beginning of the battle.