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Asbestos exposure in Connecticut caused lung cancer, man alleges

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 12, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges he was exposed to asbestos while working as a maintenance mechanic and laborer in Connecticut and has developed lung cancer as a result.

Widow alleges asbestos exposure from CBS, others' products caused husband's mesothelioma

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 12, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The surviving spouse of a Missouri man formerly employed by the General Motors plan in St. Louis alleges his death from mesothelioma was caused by asbestos exposure.

Union Carbide, others named in daughter's suit over mother's mesothelioma death

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 5, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges her mother developed and died of mesothelioma after she was exposed to asbestos from washing her husband's work clothes.

Widow files suit against Flowserve, others over husband's cancer death

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 23, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A widow alleges her husband developed lung cancer as a result of exposure to asbestos during his employment.

Former BNSF, Union Pacific worker alleges that asbestos exposure caused cancer

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 21, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A former railroad worker alleges exposure to asbestos during his career caused him to develop cancer.

Court denies motion to strike in a construction payment dispute

By Gabriel Neves | Aug 17, 2018

Dairy Farmers of America and Big-D Construction survived a challenge to their defenses in lawsuit with Springfield Engineering Company.

Louisiana woman files asbestos injury suit against Exxon Mobil, others over man's death

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 16, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A Louisiana woman and surviving heir of a man allegedly exposed to asbestos in Louisiana claims that the exposure caused him to develop lung cancer.

Widow files wrongful death suit against DAP, others

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 31, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A widow has filed a wrongful death suit against several Missouri-based companies over allegations her husband's cancer was caused by asbestos exposure.

Surviving heir sues Shell Oil, other asbestos products manufacturers over alleged failure to warn

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 26, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The surviving spouse of a man who died of mesothelioma alleges his exposure to asbestos caused the disease.

Surviving heir files wrongful death suit against A.W. Chesterton, others

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 16, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The surviving spouse of a man previously employed a various locations in Nebraska alleges his death was caused by exposure to asbestos during his life.

Illinois couple seeks damages from Crane, Union Carbide over alleged asbestos injuries

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 16, 2018

ST. LOUIS – An Illinois couple alleges that the husband developed asbestos-related diseases as a result to exposure to the substance during his employment at various locations in Missouri and elsewhere.

Johnson & Johnson will appeal verdict in billion dollar talc judgement

By John Sammon | Jul 13, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Johnson & Johnson officials pledged to appeal a $4.69 billion court judgment against them the day after a trial in which 22 women plaintiffs won a landmark case accusing the company of causing their ovarian cancer from use of baby powder containing asbestos.

Jurors pound Johnson & Johnson with $4.69 billion judgment; Company vows to appeal

By John Sammon | Jul 12, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Jurors on July 12 handed Johnson & Johnson a body-blow, levying a total $4.14 billion in punitive damages and $550 million in compensatory damages to 22 women who claimed its talcum powder contained asbestos that caused them to develop ovarian cancer.

St. Louis jurors hit J&J with $4.69 billion verdict - $4.1 billion in punitive damages

By Ann Maher | Jul 12, 2018

Jurors hammered Johnson & Johnson with a $4.69 billion verdict that includes more than $4.1 billion in punitive damages over claims that asbestos in talcum powder products caused 22 women to develop ovarian cancer.

Children of man fatally shot at LP's Grocery and Liquor allege business failed to provide adequate security

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 12, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The children of a man fatally shot while at work are seeking damages from the man's employer.

J&J talc trial wraps up: Attorneys accuse each other of fake science in closing arguments

By John Sammon | Jul 12, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Attorneys for both sides claimed the other fabricated science during closing remarks on July 11 after a month-long trial in a lawsuit in which 22 women allege the baby powder they used made by Johnson & Johnson gave them ovarian cancer.

Defense witness calls Lanier evidence circumstantial in final week of J&J talc trial

By John Sammon | Jul 10, 2018

ST. LOUIS – In the final week of trial alleging Johnson & Johnson baby powder caused 22 women to develop ovarian cancer, the defense again fought back that the disease came from other causes, while the plaintiffs’ attorney said the defendants were dodging the truth.

Patient disclosure sparks testy exchange in J&J talc trial

By John Sammon | Jul 6, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A gynecological oncologist called by Johnson & Johnson disputed an allegation he was engaging in a conflict of interest in withholding information from some of the 22 women suing the company over its baby powder they claimed gave them ovarian cancer----by not telling them he was testifying against them in court.

Plaintiffs and defense spar over qualifications, family history issues

By John Sammon | Jul 5, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The attorney for 22 women suing Johnson & Johnson for the baby powder they said caused their ovarian cancer and a medical doctor witness for the defense traded barbs in court on July 3.

American Halal sauces falsely advertised as all-natural, consumer claims

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 5, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis consumer alleges a brand of sauces is falsely advertised as all-natural.

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