Judge: Dangers Of Household Asbestos Exposure Weren't Known To 1950s Employer

SEATTLE - An employer did not have knowledge of the risks asbestos posed to household members until at least the 1960s, a Washington federal judge held June 26. The widow pursuing the claims filed a notice of appeal June 27 (Loretta Hoyt v. Lockheed Shipbuilding Co., No. 12-1648, W.D. Wash.).

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