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Judge throws manufacturers a lifeline with asbestos ruling
Wednesday February 12th 2014, 11:01 am Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

By Tom Hals WILMINGTON, Delaware (Reuters) - A judge who found what he called a "startling pattern" of abuse by plaintiffs' lawyers may have shifted the landscape of asbestos litigation with a ruling in favor of manufacturers. In a decree last month, Judge George Hodges said the lawyers had manipulated evidence to get bigger settlements from Garlock Sealing Technologies, a bankrupt maker of ... [News Source]