J&J Talc Suits Show Evidence Standards Vary Among Courts

By Emily Field (September 7, 2016, 5:49 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey state judge's decision to toss two suits alleging that Johnson & Johnson's talcum-based products caused ovarian cancer on the heels of two major trial losses for the company in similar cases highlights the different views courts have taken on the validity of scientific evidence linking talc to the disease....

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