Headlines Tagged with Altria/Philip Morris — 15,093 headlines found
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
Nearly two decades after a Volusia County woman stopped breathing, the tobacco company courts said owed her family $17 million now will have to pay, and thereâ€™s no more getting around it. Jacqueline Miller was 64, not yet retired as a caretaker, when
Jun 13, 2014 Florida Times-Union
added Jun 13, 2014 11:20
On April 22, 2014, the parties filed an amended proposed consent order and accompanying submission in the district court seeking entry of a revised agreement on the implementation details of the corrective communications remedy.
May 14, 2014 Altria Group, Inc.
added May 15, 2014 10:16
A class action lawsuit, ebbing and flowing through Florida courts since 1994, has paved the way for a local man to file suit against the tobacco companies he believes responsible for his chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. ... John Rizzuto, 66, of S
Aug 13, 2013 Hernando (FL) Today
added Aug 14, 2013 02:08
won an $11 million verdict for a Florida smoker against cigarette maker Philip Morris. The Duval County, Florida, jury on July 31 came back with the plaintiff's verdict after a three-week trial, finding that plaintiff Elaine Jordan has suffered $7.8 mill
Aug 8, 2015 Daily Report
added Aug 8, 2015 14:06
11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reverses more than $800,000 in damages...court said smokers who, like Graham, were originally part of a massive class action...could not rely on findings from the class action trial to prove claims that cigarettes are d
Apr 8, 2015 Reuters
added Apr 9, 2015 00:38
saying the trial court had not abused its discretion by limiting cross-examination of the plaintiff. In reaching its decision, the three-judge panel from the First District Court of Appeal also rejected several other arguments from the two tobacco compan
Jul 15, 2014 Law360
added Jul 16, 2014 15:40
A Miami-Dade jury on Friday issued a $5 million judgment against tobacco giant Philip Morris in a product-liability case involving a Florida Keys man who smoked Marlboro cigarettes from 1965 to 2009.
Jan 17, 2014 Miami (FL) Herald
added Jan 22, 2014 13:54
Another large jury verdict has been rendered against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in Florida, with a long-time smoker awarded $14.5 million in compensatory and punitive damages.
Oct 25, 2014 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 25, 2014 21:29
A high-profile lawyer representing three tobacco companies urged the Florida Supreme Court on Thursday to make it harder for thousands of sick smokers or their survivors to win lawsuits . . . David Boies, a New York lawyer who also represented Democrat A
Sep 7, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 7, 2012 11:43