Abbott Moves To Toss Humira Suit Following Court's Sidestep

Law360, New York (September 17, 2013, 8:02 PM EDT) -- Abbott Laboratories urged a Tennessee federal court on Friday to rule that a woman's use of the arthritis drug Humira cannot be linked to her lymphoma, after the state's high court refused to wade into the lawsuit in August.

The drugmaker argued in a motion that it should be granted summary judgment in a suit brought by the family of the late Elnora Jones because no study has demonstrated a link between Humira use and lymphoma, even though more than 20 studies searching for such a...
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