Headlines Tagged with Altria/Philip Morris — 14,944 headlines found
Led by president and CEO Joseph Bast, the Heartland Institute has a long and disgraceful track record of misleading the public . . . Heartland's scientifically and morally indefensible advocacy on smoking is no surprise given that a significant portion o
Jun 14, 2012 Forecast the Facts.org
added Jun 14, 2012 20:14
Anti-tobacco campaigners have demanded immediate stoppage of advertising and promotional campaigns by the multinational tobacco company Philip Morris ... advocacy organization Progga protested the luxuries rock city concert 'road to rock nation' through
Nov 11, 2014 Financial Express (bd)
added Nov 11, 2014 11:50
In 2009, tobacco lobbyists aggressively pushed a bill that drastically capped the amount four tobacco companies have to pay to appeal certain court judgments against them. The bill, SB 2198, was authored by Sen. Mike Haridopolos but written by the tobacc
Dec 30, 2012 Florida Times-Union
added Dec 31, 2012 11:07
But the company's history of non-compliance led the three-judge panel to agree with a lower court that there is no assumption Philip Morris will comply with the new law.
Jul 27, 2012 Reuters
added Jul 30, 2012 11:48
[Florida, North Carolina] Ruling allowing Engle evidence in future trials makes it harder for tobacco companies in smoking lawsuits
Philip Morris USA spokesman Brian May said the more than 200-page dissenting opinion “provides strong legal ground for review by the U.S. Supreme Court,” May said. “Although we disagree with the decision, it will not meaningfully change the trial struct
May 23, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 24, 2017 03:12
The vast majority of Engle trials to date have been handled by local Florida-based plaintiff attorneys, so seeing an out-of-state plaintiffs firm take an Engle case to trial is relatively rare. Representing the defendants are two litigation powerhouses t
Jun 18, 2016 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jun 18, 2016 18:56
[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
The west is winning the smoking war, but in our region, the fight has just begun.
Aug 26, 2012 The Age (au)
added Aug 25, 2012 23:33
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
Jul 19, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 22, 2012 15:00