United States military veterans v. Dow Chemical CO, & al.

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Final judgment
United States, New York

J. M. Twinam and others
Dow Chemical
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Civil court
The complainants allege that their health problem, for most forms of cancer, was caused by exposure to the "Agent Orange" chemical defoliant during their service in Vietnam.
Court Of Appeals (Ninth circuit) of New York, United States
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June 18, 2007
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The plaintiffs contend further that the district court abused its discretion by denying them discovery beyond what was available in files from prior Agent Orange litigation. The present appeal is only the last chapter in a thirty-year struggle by litigants, lawyers and judges of the New York East District Court. The Court has alleged consequences of the use of the Herbicide.