Judge: Granting Impleader Would Prejudice Woman In Household Asbestos Case

(August 17, 2015, 10:52 AM EDT) -- OWENSBORO, Ky. — A woman “gravely ill” with mesothelioma allegedly caused by household asbestos exposure will likely not live to see trial if defendants are allowed impleader, a Kentucky judge held Aug. 12 in denying the request, as well as motion for change of venue (Doris White v. Triangle Enterprises Inc., et al., to No. 14-CI-1029, Ky. Cir., Daviess Co.).

(Impleader opinion available. Document #01-150826-004Z. Venue opinion available. Document #01-150826-005Z.)

Doris White filed suit in the Daviess, Ky., Circuit Court in 2014 against numerous companies whose...
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