Company Wants Meningitis Cases Moved to Federal Court

Lawyers for the New England Compounding Center -- blamed for a deadly nationwide outbreak of fungal meningitis -- are moving forward with a strategy to consolidate lawsuits in a Boston federal court. Records show that 37 cases originally filed in state and county courts already have been transferred to federal courts across the country at the request of company lawyers. That includes six suits filed in Nashville circuit court. Three Nashville legal experts talk about the process in this Tennessean story.