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Appeals court allows trial on question of asbestos in talcum

A state appeals court has reinstated a San Francisco cancer patient's suit against the makers of Cashmere Bouquet talcum powder, which she used for 20 years and later learned that it may have contained potentially lethal asbestos. Mary Lyons was diagnosed with malignant mesothelioma, a cancer commonly caused by asbestos, in October 2015.

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