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Families whose children have been among dozens sickened in a northern Ohio cancer cluster have dropped their federal lawsuit against Michigan-based Whirlpool. 

Landowners Join Cancer Cluster Lawsuit

Aug 19, 2014

The owners of polluted land in the Clyde, Ohio area have joined a civil lawsuit against Whirlpool corporation filed by families whose children have been sickened in a cancer cluster.

More people are suing Whirlpool Corporation alleging the company's former factory site in Clyde is responsible for a cancer cluster in the area. 

Judge Rejects Some Claims In Cancer Cluster Lawsuit

Feb 11, 2014

A federal district judge has dismissed some of the claims in a lawsuit filed against Whirlpool Corporation by families in Clyde, Ohio whose children are among dozens sickened in a cancer cluster.

Attorney Drops Lawsuit Against Whirlpool

Nov 12, 2013

Attorneys have dropped one of two lawsuits against Whirlpool Corporation related to a child cancer cluster in Clyde.

Whirlpool says extensive soil tests show no evidence of illegal dumping or widespread contamination in Clyde, where dozens of people have been sickened with cancer.

Families whose children have been among dozens sickened in a  cancer cluster in Clyde want to meet with the new head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. 

Families whose children have been among dozens sickened in a cancer cluster in Clyde, Ohio are hoping they have pinpointed a cause for the illnesses.

Whirlpool Subject Of Cancer Cluster Lawsuit

Mar 29, 2013

Attorneys have filed a 750 million dollar class action lawsuit against Whirlpool related to a child cancer cluster near Clyde, Ohio.

Some families whose children are part of a northern Ohio cancer cluster say they're troubled after soil samples from a former park showed high levels of a chemical believed to increase the risk of certain cancers in humans.