Finding No Error In Instruction, Judge Affirms Asbestos Verdict
(April 11, 2016, 11:55 AM EDT) -- CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Plaintiffs argued for the intervening cause instruction given to a jury and having lost at trial may not now complain about it, a federal judge in North Carolina held April 5 in denying a motion for a new trial (Erik Ross Phillips and Tina Landers v. Pneumo Abex LLC and Reddaway Manufacturing Corporation Inc., No. 10-262, W.D. N.C.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 45966).
(Opinion available. Document #01-160413-036Z.)
In November 2010, Erik Phillips and Tina Landers sued 41 companies whose conduct allegedly exposed him...