Judge Endorses Dismissal Of Becton Dickinson Suit

Law360, New York (November 30, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal judge has accepted a request by seven plaintiffs to toss their product liability suit against Becton Dickinson & Co. and a McKesson Corp. subsidiary, putting an end to allegations that the group lost at least part of their eyesight from a contaminated syringe connected to the companies.

On Thursday, U.S. District Judge Leonard Davis signed off on the deal, throwing his support behind the joint motion to dismiss with prejudice lodged in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas earlier this...
To view the full article, register now.