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Army Sergeant Awarded $13M For Hearing Loss Attributed to Defective 3M Earplugs

In recent years, veterans have filed over 250,000 lawsuits against 3M alleging that defective earplugs were distributed to U.S. military service members between 2003 and 2015 that failed to safely seal the ear canal against loud impulse sound that left users with permanent hearing damage or tinnitus. In recent weeks several of these bellwether lawsuits…