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DuPont’s Attempts to Compel Discovery Responses from C-8 Plaintiffs Denied
May 27, 2015
CLEVELAND –– DuPont’s attempts to compel discovery responses from plaintiffs asserting C-8 personal injury claims have been denied by an Ohio federal court, which opined in part that the information sought by the defendant does not narrow the issues for trial.
In the May 20 order, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio further wrote that the trial plaintiffs’ objections, at this juncture, were proper.
DuPont moved to compel discovery responses from Carla Barlett and John Wolf, two plaintiffs that are involved in the cases that have been selected for the first two trials.
The defendant ...