Illinois' Fifth District Reverses Rail Carrier Asbestos Ruling

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The Fifth District of the Appellate Court of Illinois recently reversed a Madison County trial court ruling denying a motion to dismiss an asbestos case for forum non conveniens. The Fifth District’s decision constitutes a significant defense victory for parties involved in the Madison County asbestos litigation.

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Published In: Civil Procedure Updates, Environmental Updates, Toxic Torts Updates, Transportation Updates

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