Mealey's Toxic Tort/Environmental - Australia High Court Refuses To Hear Appeal Of Asbestos Verdict

Mealey's Toxic Tort/Environmental - Australia High Court Refuses To Hear Appeal Of Asbestos Verdict

CANBERRA, Australia - The High Court of Australia on March 17 released a transcript of a hearing in which it refused to grant special leave to appeal a decision that affirmed a $232,704 asbestos-related verdict for an electrician's estate and that found that the trial judge's award for pain and suffering was manifestly inadequate (BHP Billiton Ltd. v. Hamilton & Anor, No. $(2014$) HCATrans, Australia High).

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