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Findings of scientist disputed in Johnson & Johnson talc trial

By John Sammon | Jun 28, 2018

On the day that plaintiffs rested their case, an attorney for Johnson & Johnson (J&J) brought in his own expert witness seeking to undermine the testimony of 22 women in a lawsuit claiming they developed ovarian cancer from the use of asbestos-laced baby powder.

Man alleges lung disease caused by exposure to asbestos in Union Carbide, others' products

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 28, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A former carpenter and millwright alleges he developed a lung disease as a result of exposure to asbestos during his career.

Oncologist points to asbestos as source of plaintiffs' cancer in St. Louis talc trial

By John Sammon | Jun 27, 2018

A noted oncologist told a jury in the 22nd Judicial Circuit of Missouri on June 26 that the female plaintiffs who are suing Baby Powder maker Johnson & Johnson for ovarian cancer they allegedly contracted from using the product got the disease from exposure to asbestos.

Expert witness discusses link to asbestos in ovarian cancer in Johnson & Johnson talc trial

By John Sammon | Jun 26, 2018

ST. LOUIS – An expert witness called by the lawyer for 22 women suing baby powder maker Johnson & Johnson in the 22nd Judicial Circuit of Missouri for allegedly causing their ovarian cancer agreed on June 25 that asbestos can cause the disease.

Kansas couple alleges asbestos in products made by Bayer, others caused mesothelioma

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 26, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A Kansas couple is seeking damages over allegations the husband developed mesothelioma as a result of asbestos exposure.

Former electrician alleges Bechtel Power, others failed to warn of asbestos dangers

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 26, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A former electrician alleges exposure to asbestos at his job and through family members caused him to develop lung cancer.

Former maintenance mechanic seeks damages from Bechtel Power, others over alleged asbestos injuries

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 14, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A former maintenance mechanic alleges exposure to asbestos during his worker career led to the development of lung cancer.

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