Couple’s Asbestos-Related Mesothelioma Lawsuit Nets $5 Million From Oregon Jury

(May 17, 2016, 12:28 PM EDT) -- PORTLAND, Ore. — An Oregon jury on May 12 awarded a man and his wife $5 million arising from his exposure to asbestos and resulting mesothelioma, sources told Mealey Publications (Charles Eastridge, et al. v. Cleaver-Brooks, Inc., et al., No. 15CV18697, Ore. Cir., Multnomah Co.).

(Verdict sheet available. Document #01-160518-035V.)

After doctors diagnosed Charles Eastridge with mesothelioma, he and his wife, Pat Eastridge, filed suit in the Multnomah County, Ore., Circuit Court against numerous companies whose conduct allegedly exposed him to the asbestos, sources said....
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