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19 more silica suits filed in Madison County

By Ann Knef | Sep 28, 2005

Plaintiff's attorney Brent Coon A day after an aggressive national asbestos litigation firm deluged Madison County Circuit Court with 153 asbestos and silicosis lawsuits, it returned with another 19. (Editor's note: The Record reported Sept. 28 that another 21 new silica suits were filed on Wednesday. That figure was incorrect. The Record regrets the error).

Silicosis suit moves north out of Madison County to Dairy State

By Steve Korris | Aug 24, 2005

Madison County Circuit Judge Andy Matoesian has sent a silicosis lawsuit filed by a Mount Vernon man who was exposed in Brillion, Wisc. out of the land of Lincoln north to the dairy state of Wisconsin.

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