Tennessee Court:  Asbestos Law Covers Woman’s Exposure-Linked Property Claims

(August 10, 2023, 8:25 AM EDT) -- KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee’s broad asbestos litigation law applies to and procedurally bars a woman’s property damage claims, especially because those claims all intersect with alleged fear of an asbestos-related disease, a state appeals court said while reversing dismissal of strict liability claims stemming from asbestos allegedly released during the rupture of a chemical company’s steam pipe....

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