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‘I’m In Great Pain’: Asbestos Victim’s Last Words Played In Federal Court For Wrongful Death Suit Against BNSF Railway

Posted on AllSides April 16th, 2024
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A federal court played a video of an asbestos victim’s last words during a wrongful death lawsuit against Warren Buffett’s BNSF Railway, ABC News reported. Thomas Wells, a 65-year-old retired middle school teacher, died of lung cancer mesothelioma after exposure to asbestos, according to ABC News. Wells had led an active life, running half-marathons and playing volleyball into his sixties, only to be fatally affected by the railway. “I’m in great pain and alls I see is this getting worse,” Wells said in a video deposition recorded in March 2020,...

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