Judge Finds Evidence Supports Removal Of Asbestos-Tainted Turbine Case

Mealey's (October 1, 2015, 1:40 PM EDT) -- BENTON, Ill. — Evidence suggests that the Navy knew of the hazards of asbestos and issued reasonably specific guidelines for turbines it purchased, a federal judge in Illinois held Sept. 28 in denying remand (David Baley v. Air & Liquid Systems Corp., et al., No. 15-569, S.D. Ill.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 130171).

(Opinion available. Document #01-151007-015Z.)

David Baley filed suit in the Madison County Third Judicial Circuit Court against numerous companies whose conduct allegedly exposed him to asbestos.

Defendant CBS Corp. removed the action to...
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