Investigating field of schemes as leading turf company plies defective product



    Longtime Philadelphia sports fans remember Vets Stadium, where the Eagles and Phillies played on artificial turf. From the vantage point of the stands, it would take a very sharp eye to discern problems with the playing surface.

    Now, a newly released investigative report shines a light on the leading maker of similar playing fields who knowingly sold a defective product.

    The report’s author, Chris Baxter of NJ Advance Media, joined NewsWorks Tonight’s Dave Heller to discuss the faulty fields, many of them paid for by taxpayers.

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