The Johnson & Johnson emblem is displayed on a display screen on the ground of the New York Inventory Alternate (NYSE) in New York, U.S., Could 29, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
(Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Division is pursuing a legal probe into whether or not Johnson & Johnson lied about potential most cancers dangers of its talcum powder, Bloomberg reported, citing individuals with information of the matter.
A grand jury in Washington is trying into paperwork associated to what firm officers knew about any carcinogens of their merchandise, in accordance with the Bloomberg report.
J&J didn’t instantly reply to a Reuters request for remark.
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