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People & Places in the Woburn Toxic Trial


McCormick Courthouse & Post Office in downtown Boston
Door to Courtroom No. 6 on the 15th floor
Judge Walter J. Skinner
Overview of the courtroom - left side
Jury box - the six regular jurors sat in the front row, the alternate jurors sat behind them


Five of the six jurors
Overview of the courtroom - right side
Witness stand
Jury deliberation room


The offices of Plaintiffs' attorneys, Schlichtmann Conway & Crowley, were on the 2nd floor
The offices of the Beatrice attorneys, Hale & Dorr, are in this building
The offices of the W.R. Grace attorneys, Foley Hoag & Eliot, are in this building


Federal Judge Walter Skinner
Jan Schlichtmann, lead attorney for the Plaintiffs
Michael Keating, lead litigator for W.R. Grace
Jerry Facher, lead attorney for Beatrice


Donna Robbins, Anne Anderson, and Richard Toomey discussing the trial
Kevin Kane Jr. and Kevin Kane Sr. discuss the trial results
Diane Aufiero and Cathy Gamache discussing the trial outcome