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Pa.'s Strict Liability Bar Strips Two Claims From Mesh Case

Saranac Hale Spencer | August 1, 2014

Pennsylvania's bar on strict liability claims for prescription drugs shaved two claims from a woman's case against a mesh manufacturer in federal court.

Verdicts and Settlements

  • Soccer Prospect Awarded for Botched Bowel Procedure

    A college soccer star once weeks away from going to Colombia on a contract to play professionally was awarded $3.34 million for injuries he suffered after a botched groin surgery that put an end to his athletic career

  • Jury Awards Plaintiff In Admitted Rear-End Collision

    According to the plaintiff's pretrial memorandum, Michael B. Clark, who was 66 at the time and had formerly worked as a lineman at PPL, was driving east along Blakeslee Boulevard when he stopped to make a left turn onto Mall Lane in Mahoning Township, Pa.

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