J&J’s Enchantment Rejected by U.S. Supreme Court docket


June 2, 2021 — The U.S. Supreme court docket stated Tuesday that it will not hear Johnson & Johnson’s attraction over a $2 billion ruling in favor of girls who stated they developed ovarian cancer from utilizing the corporate’s talc merchandise.

The nation’s high court docket didn’t say why it rejected Johnson & Johnson’s attraction, the Related Press reported.

A state court docket in Missouri initially awarded $4.7 billion to 22 girls, however a state appeals court docket lower that to $2 billion and eradicated two of the plaintiffs.

Johnson & Johnson claimed it wasn’t handled pretty as a result of it confronted one trial involving 22 plaintiffs from 12 states and completely different backgrounds, the AP reported.