11th Circuit Denies Rehearing In Asbestos Bare-Metal Ruling That Divided Panel

(July 19, 2016, 1:02 PM EDT) -- ATLANTA — The 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on July 6 declined to rehear a case in which a divided panel of the court found insufficient evidence that Crane Co. required asbestos-containing parts on its valves (Mike Thurmon, et al. v. Crane Co., No. 14-15703, 11th Cir.).

(Order available. Document #01-160720-010R.)

Doctors diagnosed William H. Thurmon Sr. with mesothelioma in November 2009. He died the following month.

In April 2011, Mike Thurmon, Mary K. Thurmon, Helen K. Johnson, William H. Thurmon Jr., George Thurmon, Esther...
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