Reed Smith Atty's Doctor Knew Of Suicide Risk, GSK Says

Law360, New York (August 1, 2017, 10:12 PM EDT) -- GlaxoSmithKline pressed an Illinois federal court Monday to undo a $3 million verdict in favor of the widow of a Reed Smith LLP lawyer who committed suicide after taking generic Paxil, saying the prescribing doctor's knowledge of the risks relieved the drugmaker of responsibility.

Wendy Dolin sued GSK in 2012, two years after her husband Stewart stepped in front of a train in downtown Chicago. Stewart Dolin had struggled with anxiety and depression off and on, and began taking paroxetine just a few days before his...
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Dolin v. Smithkline Beecham Corporation, et al


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1:12-cv-06403

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Illinois Northern

Nature of Suit

365(Personal Inj. Prod. Liability)

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Honorable William T. Hart

Date Filed

August 13, 2012

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