J&J Can't Get New Trial After $29.5M Talc Verdict

By Dorothy Atkins (May 24, 2019, 10:20 PM EDT) -- A California judge refused Friday to grant Johnson & Johnson a new trial after a jury found the company's talcum-based baby powder contained cancer-causing asbestos that caused a woman's mesothelioma and said the $29.5 million award isn't excessive since it's estimated the young mother will lose 31 years of her life....

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