L.A. Superior Court Jury To Mull J&J Hip Implant Case
On Thursday, a jury in Los Angeles Superior Court heard closing arguments in a case about the safety of a Johnson & Johnson hip replacement device. The plaintiff's attorneys argued that defects in the hip implant led to metal poisoning and other health problems. The jury will begin deliberations Friday.
- "J&J Gambled on Hip Implant Safety, Lawyer Alleges" (Terhune, Los Angeles Times, 2/28).