Johnson & Johnson has to pay $8 billion after male breast growth linked to antipsychotic drug, jury says

(CNN)Johnson & Johnson will have to pay $8 billion in punitive damages after a man claims the company didn’t warn young men that the drug Risperdal could grow breasts, a jury said Tuesday, according to Reuters. “The conduct that the jury saw in the courtroom, was clear and convincing that J&J disregarded the safety of the most vulnerable of children. This is an important moment, not only for this litigation, but for J&J, which is a company that has lost its way.” In a statement to CNN, Johnson & Johnson…

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