Senate Near Deal On Asbestos Trust Fund

By Arthur D. Postal and Matt Brady, Washington Bureau

NU Online News Service, April 12, 7 :33 p.m.EST?An agreement on asbestos injury litigation legislationcreating a trust fund for victims, that is disliked by theinsurance industry, but which could speed through the Congress withbipartisan and presidential support, appears imminent.[@@]

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