STORY FROM: Talcum Powder Litigation Report
Missouri Appellate Court Denies Plaintiff Request to Have High Court Review Order Tossing $72 Million Talc Verdict
March 8, 2018
ST. LOUIS –– A Missouri appellate court has denied an application for transfer to the Missouri Supreme Court, rejecting plaintiff efforts to have the state’s highest court weigh in on an order tossing a $72 million talcum powder verdict.
The Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, denied the application for transfer in a docket entry on March 6, three months after it had denied a plaintiff request to rehear the dispute.
In a statement released to HarrisMartin shortly after the Court of Appeals denied that rehearing motion, plaintiffs’ counsel said that it intended to file a motion to transfer ...