California Jury Returns Defense Verdict For Alleged Asbestos Fiber Broker

(May 26, 2016, 12:46 PM EDT) -- STOCKTON, Calif. — Special Electric Co. secured a defense verdict March 1 in a rare trial in California’s San Joaquin County, with the jury rejecting claims that the company brokered the sale of raw asbestos fibers, sources told Mealey Publications (Kris and Teresa Moore v. Calaveras Asbestos, etc. et al., No. 39-2015-00323637-CU-AS-STK, Calif. Super., San Joaquin Co.).

Kris and Teresa Moore filed suit in April 2015 in the San Joaquin County Superior Court against 12 companies whose conduct allegedly exposed Kris Moore to asbestos when he...
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