California Jury Awards $27,342,500 In Take-Home Asbestos Case

OAKLAND, Calif. - A California jury on June 5 imposed $11 million in punitive damages on a company accused of exposing a worker's wife to asbestos, bringing the total award to $27,342,500 (Rose-Marie and Martin Grigg v. Owens-Illinois Inc., No. RG12629580, Calif. Super., Alameda Co.).

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