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Austin Jury Gives Defense Verdict in Case Tried by Gary Elliston and Jennifer Judin

In August 2003, partners Gary Elliston and Jennifer Judin tried the case of Rita Gallagher for James Gallagher v. Georgia Pacific Corporation in Travis County, Texas. Plaintiff Rita Gallagher brought suit on behalf of her deceased husband, James Gallagher, alleging his illness was caused by his exposure to asbestos-containing joint compound. The jury returned a verdict in favor of defendant Union Carbide.

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