Alabama Top Court Rejects Certified Questions In Take-Home Asbestos Case

(August 25, 2015, 11:28 AM EDT) -- BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Alabama Supreme Court on Aug. 24 rejected certified questions from a federal judge regarding premises owner liability and the proper causation standard in a take-home asbestos exposure case (Melissa Ann Bobo and Sharon Jean Cox, as co-personal representatives of the estate of Barbara Bobo v. Tennessee Valley Authority, No. 1141023, Ala. Sup.).

(Order available. Document #01-150826-029R.)

Barbara Bobo sued nine companies whose conduct allegedly caused her take-home exposure to asbestos and resulted in her contracting mesothelioma.

Bobo allegedly suffered exposure to asbestos...
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