Jury Returns Defense Verdict In Asbestos Case Against Ford Motor Co.

(October 6, 2015, 11:44 AM EDT) -- SEATTLE — A federal jury on Oct. 1 found for Ford Motor Co. on a couple’s asbestos-related product liability and negligence claims (Gregory Cannard and Susan Cannard v. Ford Motor Co., No. 14-5588, W.D. Wash.).

(Verdict sheet available. Document #01-151007-022V.)

Gregory and Susan Cannard filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington against numerous companies whose conduct allegedly exposed Gregory Cannard to asbestos.

Causation

Cannard allegedly suffered exposure while serving in the U.S. Navy between 1965 and 1967 and in private...
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