Senate Considers Ban on Asbestos Lawsuits The Senate Judiciary Committee holds a hearing on banning asbestos lawsuits in exchange for setting up a multibillion dollar compensation fund that would help the victims of asbestos poisoning. NPR's David Welna reports.

Senate Considers Ban on Asbestos Lawsuits

Senate Considers Ban on Asbestos Lawsuits

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4279615/4279616" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

The Senate Judiciary Committee holds a hearing on banning asbestos lawsuits in exchange for setting up a multibillion dollar compensation fund that would help the victims of asbestos poisoning. NPR's David Welna reports.