Individual Justice in Mass Tort Litigation

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ISBN 978-0-8101-1173-8
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Publication Date
February 2012
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367 pages
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Individual Justice in Mass Tort Litigation

Jack B. Weinstein

Documenting a prominent jurist's efforts, a collection of case studies examines his successes with Vietnam veteran exposure to Agent Orange, asbestos, and DES and repetitive stress syndrome, describes current legal attitudes, and recommends compassionate alternatives.
About the Author

Jack Bertrand Weinstein (born August 10, 1921) is a United States federal judge in the Eastern District of New York. Judge Weinstein was appointed in 1967 by President Lyndon Johnson. From 1980 to 1988, he served as chief judge of the district. On March 1, 1993, he took senior status; however, unlike some senior judges, he has maintained a full docket. He is the author of a leading treatise on evidence and numerous articles and books, and is widely regarded as one of the most respected and influential living judges in America.