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California Judge Ups Lead Paint Verdict to $1.15B

A California judge has increased by $50 million the amount that paint makers will have to pay into a fund to remove lead paint from homes across the state. Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge James P. Kleinberg on Tuesday …

$1.1B California Paint Verdict Could Prompt New Lawsuits

Paint makers could face a surge of lawsuits after a California state court judge ordered three companies to pay $1.1 billion to help government agencies get rid of lead from an estimated 5 million homes in the state. The ruling, …