Go Back To Drawing Board, Boeing Cancer Plaintiffs Told

Law360, Los Angeles (April 9, 2013, 3:20 PM EDT) -- A California judge on Tuesday substantially trimmed two personal injury lawsuits alleging The Boeing Co. caused cancer in 14 community college workers exposed to toxic emissions from a nearby aerospace plant, saying plaintiffs needed to detail how their diseases were connected to any emissions.

At a hearing, Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Terry A. Green sustained — with 30 days' leave to amend — the defense's demurrers seeking to dismiss chunks of the lawsuits, and said some of the plaintiffs needed “more information” as to...
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