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Negligence – Maritime Law – Asbestos Exposure (access required)

A $3.4 million award is affirmed for the estate of a Newport News shipyard worker who suffered from malignant mesothelioma after exposure to asbestos, against defendant John Crane Inc., the manufacturer and/or distributor of asbestos containing products used in building and repairing various marine vessels. We first address defendant Crane's assertion that the trial court erred ...