Jury Awards $7.76M In Punitive Damages In N.J.'s 1st Pelvic Mesh Trial

Jury Awards $7.76M In Punitive Damages In N.J.'s 1st Pelvic Mesh Trial

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - A New Jersey court today ordered the Ethicon Endo-Surgery Inc. subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson to pay $7.76 million in punitive damages to a woman who claims to have debilitating injuries from a Gynecare Prolift pelvic sling, sources told Mealey Publications (In Re Pelvic Mesh / Gynecare Litigation, No. 291, Linda Gross v. Ethicon, No. ATL-L-6966-10, N.J. Super., Atlantic Co.).

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