Access to Justice: Tina’s Story
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“I had no idea of what to do, no idea there was another option,” Tina Copeland says of the prolonged battle she fought with claims administrators, but without legal advice. There was always something missing from her file. By the time her claim was denied, two years after the April 2010 spill, Copeland—unable to fathom the cost of a private attorney—had given up hope for redress.