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Man Awarded $7.2 Million for “Popcorn Lung”? Manufacturer Linked to Missouri & Illinois

Posted on September 21st, 2012 by Zane Cagle

A Colorado man has been awarded a $7.2 million by a federal jury for developing “popcorn lung” from a chemical used in artificial butter, according to the Joplin Globe.  The Plaintiff in this case ate two bags of microwave popcorn a day and developed this condition, and argued there was…

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St. Louis Attorney, Zane Cagle, Attends Gerry Spence “Discovering Your Story” Conference in Washington

Posted on April 5th, 2011 by Zane Cagle

Recently, I attended Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers College regional event in Washington State. The purpose of the event was for lawyers like myself to gain the ability to discover each of my client’s personal stories. As a trial attorney it is my job to tell my client’s story to the…

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Hospital Renovations Stir Up Mold, Cause Death for 3 Children

Posted on February 6th, 2009 by Zane Cagle

In a recent wrongful death suit filed in Florida, three families allege that a hospital renovation project exposed their children to mold while being treated for cancer. As a result, all three of the children died from fungal infections within months after the renovation began. According to a Florida newspaper,…

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