Couple Alleging Popcorn Lung Injuries Seek Hearing En Banc With the 8th Circuit
(March 31, 2016, 12:54 PM EDT) -- ST. LOUIS — A couple who lost their bid for a new hearing with the Eighth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals in the personal injury lawsuit they brought for exposure to diacetyl from microwave popcorn on March 18 filed a petition for rehearing en banc, arguing that they were “robbed” of a fair trial (David Stults, et al. v. International Flavors, Etc., et al., No. 14-3658, 8th Cir.).
(Petition for rehearing available. Document #15-160405-016X.)
David and Barbara Stults sued American Pop Corn Co., Con...