STORY FROM: Talcum Powder Litigation Report
Miss. Attorney General Opposes J&J’s Efforts to Stay, Continue Trial Date in Talcum Powder Action
January 30, 2019
JACKSON, Miss. –– Parties in the talcum powder action brought by the Mississippi Attorney General have exchanged briefing on a motion to continue and stay pending appeal, with the plaintiffs arguing that a stay would prejudice the State since “talcum powder products continue to be sold and used by women across the State of Mississippi.”
In a separate Jan. 25 brief filed in the Mississippi First Judicial District Chancery Court for Hinds County, the plaintiff said a stay is unnecessary and “would do nothing but prolong this litigation which has already been pending for over four years, thereby causing further ...
Motion to Continue
Opposition to Continue