Johnson & Johnson Loses $29.4 Million Lawsuit

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Published on March 15, 2019 - Duration: 00:55s

Johnson & Johnson Loses $29.4 Million Lawsuit

A woman who alleged that Johnson & Johnson products containing talcum powder were linked to her mesothelioma was awarded millions by a jury in California, Reuters reported Wednesday.

The jury, in a Superior Court in Oakland, found that the company’s products were defective and that Johnson & Johnson knew this, but did not warn its consumers.

Johnson & Johnson told Gizmodo in a statement that it plans to appeal the ruling, claiming that its baby powder “does not contain asbestos or cause cancer.

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