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.
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.
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.
ST. LOUIS – A widow alleges her husband developed lung cancer as a result of exposure to asbestos during his employment.
ST. LOUIS – A former railroad worker alleges exposure to asbestos during his career caused him to develop cancer.
Dairy Farmers of America and Big-D Construction survived a challenge to their defenses in lawsuit with Springfield Engineering Company.
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.
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.
ST. LOUIS – The surviving spouse of a man who died of mesothelioma alleges his exposure to asbestos caused the disease.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
ST. LOUIS – The children of a man fatally shot while at work are seeking damages from the man's employer.
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.
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.
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.
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.