J&J Beats Pair Of Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Suits In NJ

By Shayna Posses (September 2, 2016, 2:20 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey judge on Friday tossed two suits brought by women alleging Johnson & Johnson's talc-based products caused them to develop ovarian cancer, holding that their experts didn't offer sufficient scientific proof establishing the connection between talc and the disease.

Atlantic County Judge Nelson C. Johnson granted Johnson & Johnson's summary judgment request after concluding that although Brandi Carl and Diana Balderrama's experts were qualified, their testimony suffered from a slew of problems. (Credit: Getty) Atlantic County Judge Nelson C. Johnson granted J&J's summary judgment request after concluding that although Brandi Carl and Diana Balderrama's experts were qualified, testimony from...

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