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KT&G said it has produced an apple-scented menthol cigarette named "Esse Sense Apple Mint," . . . BAT Korea released "Dunhilll Fine Cut Slims" in which tobacco leaves are half the size of previous products, increasing the mildness of cigar.
Jul 17, 2012 Korea Herald (kr)
added Jul 17, 2012 05:17
National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco (NCACT) said that the Ontario budget's tax increase on tobacco products, despite the proposed introduction of new anti-contraband measures, will only make the province's massive illegal cigarette problem worse
May 1, 2014 Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added May 5, 2014 20:34
John Rizzuto waited six years to get his day in court. He sat through two weeks of testimony and trial. And, finally, he spent six agonizing hours waiting for a jury to determine whether the makers of the cigarettes he smoked for decades were partially to
Aug 24, 2013 Tampa Bay (FL) Online (TBO.com)
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A Broward County tobacco smoker case was reversed in part by the Fourth District Court of Appeal because the tobacco company defendants were entitled to a reduction of damages assessed for loss on companionship.
Jun 13, 2013 floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added Jun 14, 2013 14:05
Despite Bhatnagar's perspective that e-cigarettes are safer, others contend that not enough research has been done on the long-term effects of the practice, known as vaping. Users are called vapers, since the devices emit water vapour, not smoke.
Apr 9, 2015 CBC News (ca)
added Apr 9, 2015 21:43
The odds have climbed to 90 percent for federal approval of Reynolds American Inc.’s $27.4 billion offer for Lorillard Inc., a Wells Fargo Securities analyst said Monday. Bonnie Herzog raised her projection from 80 percent based in large part from recent
Mar 10, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 10, 2015 11:00
Boatright, now 61, was the victim of a calculated corporate marketing strategy..."We've all been brainwashed by the Marlboro man...The kids were watching Westerns. What could be more impressionable than that?"...Post-settlement: Radabaugh on Monday denied
Jan 14, 2015 floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added Jan 15, 2015 20:09
a loss that attorneys say could finally push cigarette makers to focus less on dismantling the Florida suits and more on avoiding a similar fate in other states.
Jun 16, 2014 Law360
added Jun 17, 2014 07:55
Naugle v. Philip Morris was a landmark 2009 court case in which a jury awarded plaintiff Lucinda Naugle $300 million. The award included $56.6 million in compensatory damages for medical expenses and $244 million in punitive damages. At the t
Mar 14, 2014 Wikipedia
added Mar 20, 2014 13:19
Antonio Cuculino, 69, was found to be 60 percent responsible for his health problems caused by decades of smoking Marlboro cigarettes, and the jury reduced the $12.5 million award against Philip Morris to $5 million, according to Cuculino's attorney Jeff
Jan 21, 2014 Law360
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