Illinois Court Affirms Ruling Partially Vacating $89.6M Asbestos Conspiracy Award

Illinois Court Affirms Ruling Partially Vacating $89.6M Asbestos Conspiracy Award

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. - Evidence of an alleged conspiracy between asbestos product manufacturers "so overwhelmingly favors defendants that no verdict against them could ever stand," an Illinois appeals court held Sept. 18 in affirming a ruling partially vacating an $89.6 million verdict (Charles Gillenwater v. Honeywell International Inc., et al., No. 4-12-0958, Ill. App., 4th Dist.).

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