Wyeth Claims Victory In Thimerosal-Autism Case

Law360, New York (February 19, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A Maryland circuit court judge has granted Wyeth's bid for summary judgment in a case claiming that a youngster's exposure to thimerosal-containing vaccines caused him to become autistic, the pharmaceutical giant said Tuesday.

The company said in a statement posted on its Web site Tuesday that Judge Stuart R. Berger of the Circuit Court for Baltimore City, Md. had granted summary judgment in the case of Jamarr Blackwell, whose parents claim he was injured in 1985 and 1986 by the administration of various childhood vaccines containing...
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