Blake's parting shot and the big what-if

Silva, Jeffrey
February 2006
RCR Wireless News;2/27/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p10
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The article discusses controversies regarding cellular telephone health lawsuits and U.S. District Judge Catherine Blake. The judge threw out five class-action headset suits in 2003 on federal preemption grounds. Months earlier, Blake rejected an $800 million brain-cancer suit filed by neurologist Christopher Newman after determining the scientific evidence offered by his legal team's expert witnesses was insufficient to warrant the case going to trial.


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