A Philadelphia judge has asked the state Superior Court to uphold another of his rulings dismissing a plaintiff's personal injury complaint that the manufacturers of her hormone replacement therapy drugs are liable for her breast cancer. Common Pleas Judge Allan L. Tereshko wrote that Hazel Blaylock knew her breast cancer might be related to her use of hormone therapy and that she had the duty to investigate the cause of her injury and file her action within two years of her cancer diagnosis.
Pa. Judge Denies Another Breast Cancer-HRT Claim
The Legal Intelligencer
November 4, 2008