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Lawn fertilizer asbestos case against Scotts revived

23 Jul 2018 by under Legal

lawn green grass publicdomainpictures dot net 100x100 Lawn fertilizer asbestos case against Scotts revivedA widow’s lawsuit against Scotts Co. LLC, alleging the lawn and garden products maker’s goods contributed to her husband’s mesothelioma, will move forward after the New Jersey Supreme Court refused to entertain an appellate opinion based on new evidence.

Lorenz Brandecker had filed his lawsuit in July 2012 against Scotts and others, just four months after he was diagnosed with the deadly form of cancer, and three months before the disease killed him. His wife, Adrianne, filed an amended complaint in January 2013 in which she was named as the plaintiff. (more…)