Premises Owner: Junk Science ‘Every Exposure’ Testimony Secured $10.5M Award

(October 26, 2015, 6:22 PM EDT) -- ATLANTA — Testimony that “every exposure” to asbestos contributes to mesothelioma has been “ridiculed” by courts and abandoned by the expert himself, a company told the Georgia Supreme Court Sept. 28 (Scapa Dryer Fabrics Inc. v. Knight, et al., No. S15C1278, Ga. Sup.).

(Opening brief available. Document #01-151104-004B.)

Roy and Milva Knight filed suit in the Ware County Superior Court against numerous defendants whose conduct Roy Knight claimed exposed him to asbestos. The Knights alleged that he suffered exposure to asbestos in dryer felts during manufacture...
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