Mealey's PI/Product Liability - Jury Finds For Asbestos Defendant, Fingers Cigarettes As Lung Cancer's Cause

CHICAGO - An Illinois federal jury hearing an asbestos personal injury action found a man's exposure to cigarette smoke 80 percent liable for his lung cancer and returned a verdict for CBS Corp., according to court documents filed Jan. 24 (In re: Asbestos Products Liability Litigation; Larry Kinser v. Anchor Packing Co., et al., No. 94-2282, C.D. Ill.).

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