Woman Defends Asbestos Expert Admissions, Evidence Destruction Instruction

Mealey's (March 7, 2022, 8:20 AM EST) -- SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A woman fought back Feb. 8 against Johnson & Johnson’s challenges to a $12 million California asbestos verdict, saying that the trial court properly admitted a trio of experts, that any error in admitting them was not prejudicial and that the jury was properly instructed about how to handle the company’s destruction of testing evidence from the time in question....