Headlines Tagged with Altria/Philip Morris — 14,600 headlines found
[Florida] Wrongful death case against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. from the death of Margaret R. McEniry begins in Marion County, Fla.
Jury selection stops; tobacco trial delayed until September ... The lawsuit stems from the death of Margaret R. McEniry, who succumbed to pancreatic cancer in 1995.
Mar 11, 2013 Ocala (FL) Star-Banner
added Mar 12, 2013 14:47
What is the total amount of punitive damages, if any, which you find, by a preponderance of the evidence, should be assessed against Philip Morris?... $20,760,000.14 SO SAY WE ALL, this 16th day of September, 2014,
Sep 16, 2014 Wolters Kluwer
added Nov 8, 2014 20:47
Jun 13, 2012 Bloomberg News
added Jun 17, 2012 12:58
A former smoker from Polk County – who underwent two lung transplants – was awarded $35 million in damages. Though the jury sided with 61-year-old Richard Boatright on Wednesday, Philip Morris USA and the Liggett Group tobacco companies will probably appe
Nov 13, 2014 CBS Local CBS4/TV33
added Nov 13, 2014 15:14
Philip Morris International Inc. announced Wednesday that it is partnering with two U.S. tobacco leaf suppliers to buy its tobacco rather than working directly with farmers.
Nov 5, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 6, 2014 10:38
[Florida] Jurors Hold Philip Morris And R.J. Reynolds Accountable for Engaging in 50-Year Conspiracy
jury in federal court in Florida today returned a verdict of $41.1 million against Philip Morris USA Inc. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company for conspiring for decades to conceal the hazards of smoking and the addictive nature of cigarettes...Kerrivan, a r
Oct 22, 2014 Business Wire
added Oct 25, 2014 21:27
A three-judge panel of the 4th District Court of Appeal in West Palm Beach ruled Wednesday that a Broward County jury was unduly swayed by Cindy Naugle's poor health and the refusal of Philip Morris USA to admit past wrongdoing. The panel reversed its
Dec 13, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Dec 13, 2012 08:38
told a Florida appeals court Tuesday that it should reverse a nearly $2.6 million jury award for a smoker's widow, saying a previous settlement she entered into with Verizon Communications ... barred her claims against them..."agreed not to sue any other
Jun 9, 2015 Law360
added Jun 10, 2015 14:55
A South Florida appeals court Wednesday upheld a verdict that calls for Philip Morris USA to pay $5 million to a man who suffers heart disease caused by smoking --- but it shielded the cigarette maker from potentially paying punitive damages.
May 7, 2015 WUSF (Tampa Bay, FL)
added May 7, 2015 14:52
Philip Morris, a subsidiary of Altria Group Inc., brought its motions for directed verdict on the grounds that Vila failed to prove his case on fraud and concealment claims, on his punitive damages claim, on Vila's class membership status and on the comp
Jan 20, 2015 Law360
added Jan 20, 2015 23:35