Exposure Case Partly Dismissed As Judge Says Increased Risk Of Cancer Not Shown

(November 23, 2015, 2:40 PM EST) -- SAN DIEGO — A federal judge in California on Nov. 18 partially granted and partially dismissed a lawsuit brought by a woman against two companies she contended had contaminated the soil and groundwater near her home with various disposed chemicals, ruling that the facts of the case did not demonstrate a “credible” increase in the risk of cancer (Danielle Trujillo, et al. v. AMETEK Inc., et al., No. 15-1394, S.D. Calif.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 156803).

(Opinion available. Document #15-151201-006Z.)


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