No. 16-30058.

846 F.3d 785 (2017)

Howard ZERINGUE, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. CRANE COMPANY, Defendant-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.

Filed January 20, 2017.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Scott Michael Galante , Galante & Bivalacqua, L.L.C., Jennifer C. Deasy , Margaret E. Woodward , New Orleans, LA, Damon R. Pourciau, Esq. , Pourciau Law Firm, L.L.C., Kenner, LA, for Plaintiff-Appellee.

Nicholas P. Vari, Esq. , Michael James Ross , K & L Gates, L.L.P., Pittsburgh, PA, Barry Clayton Campbell , Dogan & Wilkinson, P.L.L.C., Metairie, LA, for Defendant-Appellant.

Before CLEMENT, PRADO, and OWEN, Circuit Judges.

Howard Zeringue sued Crane Co. (Crane) and twenty other defendants in state court, asserting strict liability, negligence, and failure to warn claims to recover for injuries allegedly caused by asbestos exposure. Crane removed the case to federal court pursuant to the federal-officer removal statute. After the district...

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