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Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, as part of Republican AG coalition, active in faraway court fights

Many of RAGA's biggest donors have a stake in who wins. Giving $75,000 this year was the National Rifle Association, the plaintiff in a lawsuit seeking to eliminate a federal ban on the sale of handguns for those between 18 and 21. That ban was upheld, bu
Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Oct 24, 2014 18:12
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[Florida] Perspective: Chiefland grads question 'Big Tobacco' at UF

some students there are questioning why "big tobacco" was invited to speak Sept. 22. The meeting with tobacco company Altria...took place in UF’s Hough Hall, the new building for business graduate students, and was publicized by faculty in the business c
Chiefland (FL) Citizen
added Oct 24, 2014 13:13
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Are Tobacco And E-Cigarette Companies Making Money?

As the tobacco industry grows, so does the e-cigarettes market as well. Some larger e-cigarette companies are taking over smaller ones in an effort to own a bigger market share. Although e-cigs are into strong competition with tobacco, still they are doi
GuruFocus.com
added Oct 23, 2014 13:03
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[Florida] Jurors Hold Philip Morris And R.J. Reynolds Accountable for Engaging in 50-Year Conspiracy

a 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. The jury awa
Business Wire
added Oct 23, 2014 14:17
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[Europe, Switzerland, UK, Uruguay] Big Tobacco puts countries on trial as concerns over TTIP deals mount

As Philip Morris sues Uruguay over its health warnings, the tiny country has found itself a test case for big business lawsuits that could hit the EU...critics have been particularly vocal about fears US healthcare companies now running parts of the NHS
The Independent (uk)
added Oct 21, 2014 09:36
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[California] GLANTZ: ACS CAN CALLS ON GOVERNOR BROWN TO RETURN THE $100,000 CONTRIBUTION FROM PHILIP MORRIS TO PROPOSITIONS 1 & 2

Good for ACS CAN in calling out Governor Brown for taking $100,000 from Philip Morris. He should do what ACS asks and give the money back (and pledge not to take any more).
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 21, 2014 11:00
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[Asia] Philip Morris Plans to Expand in Emerging Markets

Profitability in emerging markets is a factor that differentiates the firm from its peers. For example, it has a strong presence in Asia. These markets are considered strategic markets due to the increase in customer´s disposable incomes and volumes are
GuruFocus.com
added Oct 21, 2014 13:14
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Should Ebola Fear... Tobacco?

One of the companies that was at the forefront of this research was Medicago, partly owned by Phillip Morris International and Mitsubishi. Medicago owns a 97,000 square foot greenhouse in North Carolina as well as patents important to growing virus-like
NASDAQ
added Oct 19, 2014 19:57
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[Florida] Big Tobacco Faces Long Odds In 11th Circ. Engle Appeals ($$)

alleging they were denied due process and hit with unfair damages awards in Engle progeny cases will make their case to the Eleventh Circuit on Friday, but experts say they're unlikely to succeed given both Eleventh Circuit precedent and Florida state cou
Law360
added Oct 17, 2014 14:42
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Philip Morris Int'l Q3 Results Top Estimates, But Trims 2014 Outlook

Cigarette manufacturer Philip Morris International, Inc. ( PM ) reported Thursday a profit for the third quarter that decreased 8 percent from last year, hurt by higher excise taxes. Cigarette shipment volumes also edged down 0.4 percent.
NASDAQ
added Oct 17, 2014 10:49
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