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Law firm taking advantage of 'friendly' courts for talcum powder trial, tort reform group says

Tabitha Fleming Feb. 12, 2017, 10:14pm

ST. LOUIS — The Missouri Supreme Court has denied requests by Johnson & Johnson to delay trials over its talcum powder products, a victory for Alabama law firm Beasley Allen, which filed the lawsuit.

Missouri legislation could change consumer protections

Tabitha Fleming Feb. 12, 2017, 7:29pm

ST. LOUIS — The Missouri Merchandising Protections Act (MPA) may be a thing of the past if state Senate Bill 5 clears the chamber and is ultimately signed into law by Gov. Eric Greitens.