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Tort litigation trends, major verdicts make news in 2011

The past year featured a flurry of activity on the personal injury and tort scene, with several new drug and device developments, significant U.S. Supreme Court rulings and some staggering verdicts. Here’s a wrap-up of the highlights of personal injury ...

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Damages limited in chemical plant explosion

Plaintiffs who were forced to evacuate their homes after an explosion at a nearby chemical plant could not recover damages for “annoyance” without proving physical discomfort, the Ohio Supreme Court has ruled in affirming judgment.

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