Tag: talcum powder

Baby Powder

$4.7 Billion Awarded in Baby Powder Cancer Lawsuit

A jury in St. Louis ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $4.7 billion to 22 women who claim that baby powder caused their ovarian cancer.

/ July 13, 2018
Talc Mesothelioma Victim Awarded $37 Million

Talc Mesothelioma Victim Awarded $37 Million

A man who developed mesothelioma after using Johnson & Johnson's talcum powder has been awarded $37 million by a jury in New Jersey.

/ April 9, 2018
$22 Million Awarded in Talc Mesothelioma Lawsuit

$22 Million Awarded in Talc Mesothelioma Lawsuit

A jury in California has awarded over $22 million to the family of a man who died of mesothelioma they say was caused by exposure to asbestos in talcum powder.

/ December 19, 2017
Judge Upholds $110 Million Baby Powder Cancer Verdict

Judge Upholds $110 Million Baby Powder Cancer Verdict

A judge in Missouri has upheld a $110 million jury verdict in favor of a woman who was diagnosed with cancer after using baby powder, after finding that Johnson & Johnson had a substantial link to Missouri.

/ December 5, 2017
Experts Say Talc is Toxic in 1st Trial in California

Experts Say Talc is Toxic in 1st Trial in California

Experts testified to a jury in California that talcum powder is toxic and Johnson & Johnson should have warned women that it causes cancer.

/ July 28, 2017
Experts Say Talc is Toxic in 1st Trial in California

Study Links Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer

Researchers in New York found a 22% higher risk of ovarian cancer for women who had ever used talcum powder on their genital area.

/ January 31, 2017

3rd Baby Powder Cancer Trial Underway in St. Louis

Jury selection is underway in St. Louis for the 3rd trial involving a woman who developed ovarian cancer after using Johnson's baby powder.

/ September 30, 2016
Baby Powder Lawsuit

[BREAKING] $55 Million Awarded in Baby Powder Lawsuit

A jury in St. Louis, Missouri awards $55 million to a woman with ovarian cancer who used Johnson's Baby Powder for 40 years.

/ May 3, 2016