Woman Wins $110 Million Verdict in Talcum Powder Cancer Trial

Woman Wins $110 Million Verdict in Talcum Powder Cancer Trial


A Virginia woman on Thursday was awarded $110.5 million in her lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson, after claiming the company's talcum powder products caused her ovarian cancer . Lois Slemp, 62, of Wise, Va., said J&J's Shower-to-Shower and Baby Powder products, used over 40 years, as well as asbestos particles found inside her, caused her cancer , the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported.



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