9th Circuit Reverses Dismissal Of Silicone Gel Breast Implant Complaint

(October 27, 2015, 1:03 PM EDT) -- SAN FRANCISCO — The Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Oct. 23 reversed dismissal of an Allergan Inc. silicone gel breast implant case, saying the plaintiff should be granted permission to amend her claim and plead additional facts that her implants leaked gel into her body (Nicole Weber v. Allergan, Inc., No. 13-17017, 9th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 18517).

(Weber opinion available. Document #28-151029-022Z.)

Nicole Weber sued Allergan Inc. in the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona, alleging that silicone gel breast...
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