U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, September 10, 2021
In 2019, plaintiff Robert Murphy was diagnosed with mesothelioma. After being diagnosed, the plaintiff sued the defendants, claiming that his mesothelioma was caused by his exposure to asbestos at the Key Highway Shipyard where the plaintiff worked in 1973 and 1974.
With respect to Hopeman Brothers, Inc., the plaintiff alleged that he was exposed to asbestos-containing dust from Micarta paneling which was cut, manipulated and applied by employees of Hopeman Brothers. The plaintiff also …Continue Reading