Sam Petsonk Comments on Coal Miners' Plight

Former Skadden Fellow Sam Petsonk ('13) was quoted in a New York Times article about the tempered expectations of coal miners as regulations are rolled back under the Trump administration ("Coal Miners Hope Trump's Order Will Help. But Few Are Counting on It," March 28). "The reserves just aren't there anymore," said Sam, who is a lawyer for Mountain State Justice, a legal aid organization in Charleston, West Virginia.