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The majority clearly recognized and emphatically rejected the industry’s fundamental argument. “At its core, the defendants’ due process argument is an attack on our decision in Engle to give the Phase I findings res judicata – as opposed to issue precl
Mar 18, 2013 Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
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The government buyout package, offering $1.05 per pound of tobacco for a total value of $300 million, placed Ontario’s 1,083 tobacco quota holders squarely at a fork in the road – accept the package and abandon a livelihood, or stick with a crop that for
Mar 10, 2014 Norfolk News (ca)
added Mar 10, 2014 13:22
A Florida appeals court reversed a $28.6 million damages award against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. i... Florida's First District Court of Appeal said the trial court erred when it failed to order a new damages trial following R.J. Reynolds' objection to the
Dec 18, 2013 Law360
added Dec 19, 2013 22:01
Although we do not expect the Florida Supreme Court to find that the Engle progeny trial structure violates Florida Law or Due Process, we believe that their likely adverse ruling should still ultimately increase the likelihood of US Supreme Court review.
May 16, 2012 Morgan Stanley
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From Jan. 19-25, Cape Breton District Health Authority will join its partners to celebrate National Non-Smoking Week. If you smoke, use this time to consider quitting; or if you are interested in creating smoke-free outdoor spaces in your community contac
Jan 6, 2014 Cape Breton (NS) Post (ca)
added Jan 6, 2014 20:53
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
As part of an initiative called “Directors Cut” by the Canadian Cancer Society, the aim is to promote the idea that all movies in Ontario rated for children and teens (G, PG, and 14A) should be smoke free.
Sep 7, 2014 York Region (ca)
added Sep 9, 2014 23:40
announced Wednesday that it would pay $110 million to settle thousands of Florida lawsuits accusing the tobacco company of concealing the dangers of smoking cigarettes. The out-of-court settlement will resolve nearly 4,900 of the 5,300 lawsuits pending i
Oct 23, 2013 Reuters
added Oct 24, 2013 03:11
An extra levy on cigarettes will raise the price by about $3 for each carton of 200 cigarettes.
Feb 25, 2016 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Feb 26, 2016 18:33
Myanmar has nine cigarette and tobacco-product factories, with Rothmans of Pall-Mall Myanmar Pte. Ltd. controlling 85 percent of the official cigarette market. Black market brands, however, are so prevalent that they are sold at supermarkets. Two new fac
Feb 26, 2013 Eleven (mm)
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