October 23, 2017 / 9:57 PM / 2 years ago

Calif. appeals court reverses summary judgment in Colgate asbestos case

A California appeals court said a trial court had erred in granting summary judgment to Colgate-Palmolive Co over allegations its cosmetic talcum powder Cashmere Bouquet contained asbestos and caused a woman to develop mesothelioma.

In a unanimous decision on Friday the three-justice panel of the California Court of Appeal, First District, Division 3 said that Mary Lyons had provided enough evidence to warrant a trial.

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