Judge Properly Evaluated Evidence Supporting Removal, Man Tells Appeals Court

(July 19, 2016, 1:29 PM EDT) -- NEW ORLEANS — A judge did not err in looking at the facts that allegedly support Crane Co.’s attempt to remove an asbestos case, a man told the Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on July 5 (Howard Zeringue v. Allis-Chalmers Corp., et al., No. 16-30058, 5th Cir.).

(Plaintiff’s reply available. Document #01-160720-024B.)

Howard Zeringue filed suit in state court against a plethora of companies whose conduct allegedly exposed him to asbestos. Zeringue alleged exposure at least in part during service aboard U.S. Navy ships during...
To view the full article, register now.