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Jul 7, 2012 Erie (PA) Times-News
added Jul 8, 2012 21:55
A Florida appeals court has upheld a $37 million judgment against Philip Morris USA Inc. in an Engle progeny case brought by a smoker who claimed cigarettes caused her emphysema, saying a trial judge properly refused to overturn a jury's verdict against t
Jun 28, 2012 Law360
added Jul 3, 2012 01:44
[Canada] Inside the December edition of Loupe: Robert Lutczyk, contraband cigarettes and Sheila McCarthy
underground world of contraband cigarettes (page 8). Finance Minister Charles Sousa appears hopeful a crackdown could bring an additional $700 million into the treasury over four years as the Province cracks down on cigarettes manufactured on First Nation
Dec 1, 2014 DurhamRegion.com (ca)
added Dec 1, 2014 12:09
Governments are never going to get that money back by scolding people into being better citizens when all the government does about cigarettes is treat them as a cash cow.
Nov 4, 2014 Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Nov 5, 2014 10:35
One Montreal borough has taken the lead on the regulation of e-cigarette use. Come January 20th, e-cigarettes/vaporizers will be officially banned in Montreal-Nord, reports TVA.
Jan 16, 2015 MTL BLog (ca)
added Jan 16, 2015 15:07
The head of Canada’s biggest cigarette maker is railing against taxes on tobacco products she says are “extreme,” as well as against health “extremists” who want the sale of the cancer-causing products banned completely.
May 29, 2014 GlobalTV (ca)
added May 30, 2014 04:52
President Obama signed a part of the Highway Transportation Bill . . . So Alexander and other owners across the country found a loophole with the help of lawyers, changing the store fronts from retail locations to Private Member Only Clubs.
Sep 14, 2012 KNDO-TV (Yakima, WA)
added Sep 14, 2012 07:40
Philip Morris USA, Inc. (PM USA) appeals the final judgment, awarding appellee, Lucinda Naugle, $36,760,500 . . . PM USA raises five issues on appeal. We reject each of appellant's contentions of error and affirm the judgment in its entirety.
Jun 22, 2012 Fourth District Court of Appeal / State of Florida
added Jul 3, 2012 01:58
With the Province on the red side of the ledger, the finance minister said Ontario will turn its attention to the “underground economy,” with a renewed focus on contraband tobacco products, which Mr. Sousa said could fetch as much as $400 million in addi
Nov 30, 2014 DurhamRegion.com (ca)
added Dec 1, 2014 13:20
Plaintiffs are winning about two-thirds of the Florida cases, said Ed Sweda, a senior attorney for PHAI, a health advocacy group at Northeastern University's law school. He said Big Tobacco lawyers now may try to craft a global settlement with the rough
Jun 10, 2014 Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Jun 11, 2014 21:28