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Johnson & Johnson hit as jury awards 'excessive' $8 billion in damages

Credit: Reuters- Published 5 days ago
Shares of Johnson & Johnson dipped 2% on Wednesday after a jury awarded $8 billion in punitive damages to a man who accused the drugmaker of failing to warn that young men using its antipsychotic drug Risperdal could grow breasts.
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Published 5 days ago -  00:25
Johnson & Johnson Ordered To Pay $8 Billion To Maryland Man
A jury found that Johnson & Johnson failed to warn 26-year-old Nicholas Murray, of Maryland, of the drug's side effects. Murray claimed that taking the Risperdal as a child caused him to develop breasts, an incurable condition known as gynecomastia. Thousands of others have filed lawsuits alleging the same.

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