J&J will appeal talc verdict to U.S. Supreme Court

Nov. 3, 2020

Johnson & Johnson have announced it will be appealing the $2.12 billion award to women that accused the company's baby powder and talc products of being asbestos laced, which caused their cancers.

J&J's decision comes after the Missouri Supreme Court refused to hear its appeal of a June 23 ruling this week. The mid-level state appeals court upheld the jury's liability finding.

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