• Correction: Talc Powder-Cancer Lawsuit story

    2 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    ST. LOUIS - In a story on July 12 about a jury ruling on claims that asbestos in Johnson & Johnson talcum powder contributed to ovarian cancer, The Associated Press erroneously reported that the case was the first against...
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  • J&J to pay $4.7 bln in cancer case

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    A Missouri jury ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a record $4.7 billion to 22 women who alleged the company's talc-based products, including its baby powder, contain asbestos and caused them to develop ovarian cancer. Fred Katayama reports.
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  • J&J vows to overturn $4.7 billion talc verdict but experts see hurdles

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Johnson & Johnson has vowed to appeal a $4.7 billion verdict awarded to 22 women who claim asbestos-contaminated talc in the company's products gave them ovarian cancer by arguing the plaintiffs' science was flawed and the case should not have been heard in Missouri.
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  • What To Make Of Johnson & Johnson's $4.7 Billion Verdict For Talc Products

    2 monthes ago - By Forbes

    Johnson and Johnson was recently ordered by a jury in Missouri to pay $550m in compensation and an additional $4.14 billion in punitive damages, in a case related to its talc products. The company was previously able to get a relief in a similar case last year, where a woman alleged...
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