Paint maker loses in Miss. lead contamination suit

Full story: Marin Independent Journal

A southwest Mississippi jury has ruled paint manufacturer Sherwin-Williams Co. was liable for the illnesses of a Mississippi boy who ate lead-contaminated paint chips.
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Jack

San Rafael, CA

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Jun 26, 2009
 
We know that lil Trellvion would have probably gone on to win a Nobel Prize were it not for that darn paint.
Justice

Morgan Hill, CA

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Jun 27, 2009
 
Finally this major multinational paint company is forces to own up to what we have known all along - their products are toxic.

Go GREEN! http://www.mythicpaint.com/
laughing out loud

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Jun 29, 2009
 
is it hasbros fault if your kid eats the leg off his g.i. joe? is it walmarts and mcdonalds fault your fat and have heart disease?
then when a kid eats dried paint chips in a house is it the companies fault? shouldnt you be watching your kids and what they eat? i mean its like the blind leading the blind,everyoine is looking for the fast buck and no one wants to take there resposablity for there actions,lets blame the other guy...wake up.......
and as a side note...justice...mythic paint is not 0 voc...no paint is...you add tint you add voc's... so stop falsely advertising a product thats no greener then the next one out there...

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