Plaintiffs Prove Exposure But Lack Causation Evidence, Federal Judge Says

(August 12, 2015, 2:41 PM EDT) -- BALTIMORE — Although plaintiffs have adequate evidence of exposure to a defendant’s Marinite asbestos panels, they lack evidence that resulting exposure was a substantial factor in a man’s mesothelioma, a federal judge in Maryland held Aug. 10 (Charles Dean Haney, et al. v. 3M Co., No. 12-1396, D. Md.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 104423).

(Opinion available. Document #01-150826-002Z.)

Charlie Ambrose Haney filed suit in the Baltimore City Circuit Court in February 2012 against numerous companies whose conduct allegedly exposed him to asbestos. The case was removed...
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