STORY FROM: Talcum Powder Litigation Report
N.J. Appellate Court Defers Ruling on Talcum Powder Admissibility Dispute Until High Court Issues Accutane Order
February 26, 2018
TRENTON, N.J. –– A New Jersey appellate court will not weigh in on a talcum powder admissibility dispute until the state’s high court rules on an admissibility dispute in an Accutane proceeding, according to a recently filed status report.
On Jan. 8, the New Jersey Appellate Division issued a sua sponte order staying the talcum powder appeals for six months or until the New Jersey Supreme Court weighs in on an appeal in the state’s Accutane proceedings, according to a status report issued in the federal multidistrict litigation docket.
The two pending appeals referenced in the status report deal ...