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[California] VIDEO: Gwynn family on tobacco company lawsuit: 'They used him'

Tony Gwynn Jr., his sister Anisha Gwynn-Jones and their attorney David S. Casey, Jr. held a press conference Tuesday to discuss the family's lawsuit against the tobacco industry whom they hold accountable for the baseball great's death.
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added May 26, 2016 08:10
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[California] Tony Gwynn’s children put blame on tobacco industry

“Our dad was an elite athlete who didn’t drink or smoke because he cared about his health and performance,” Tony Gwynn Jr. said. “If he had known how addictive and harmful to his health dip was, he would not have started using it in college, become addic
Los Angeles Times
added May 26, 2016 08:08
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[California] NOON: Gwynn Would Not Have Wanted to Sue Big Tobacco If Still Alive

What matters in the end is we must continue to influence our children that smoking, dipping and chewing tobacco in any way, shape or form, is bad for you. If they choose to rebel and use it by their own volition, then so be it.
KFMB Radio 760 (San Diego, CA)
added May 26, 2016 08:00
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[California] Gwynn family members say suit against tobacco to help others

"Throughout his career, our dad was proud of his work helping kids and being a positive role model to his fans," she said. "But the whole time, the tobacco companies were using his addiction to turn him into their ultimate walking billboard. He never kne
Seaside Courier (Encinitas, CA)
added May 26, 2016 07:51
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[California] ALICIA GWYNN v. ALTRIA GROUP, INC., a corporation, successor-in-interest to UST Inc.; U.S. SMOKELESS TOBACCO COMPANY, et. al. (PDF)

The Defendants, and each of them, made factual representations to Tony Gwynn, the public, Plaintiffs, the government, and others, about their Products, but did not disclose facts that materially qualify these representations, or that rendered these repres
Amazon CloudFront
added May 26, 2016 00:47
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[California] Tony Gwynn's Family Says Tobacco Co. At Fault For Death ($$)

Family members of Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn on Monday filed a wrongful death suit in California court, alleging that a tobacco company lured him into an addiction to smokeless tobacco that made him an unwitting promoter of the products and eventua
Law360
added May 26, 2016 00:17
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[California] Tony Gwynn’s family sues chewing tobacco maker

The suit was filed in San Diego Superior Court on behalf of his widow, Alicia Gwynn, who was married to the star for 33 years, and his two adult children Anisha Gwynn-Jones and Tony Gwynn Jr., who also played professional baseball. It targets Altria Gro
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added May 26, 2016 00:09
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[California] Smokin' hot! Heartthrob Johnny Depp, 52, puffs away on a cigarillo as he arrives for interview on Jimmy Kimmel Live

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 25, 2016 13:09
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[California] Medical marijuana exempt from “no smoking” law?

“Secondhand marijuana smoke contains many of the same toxins and carcinogens found in directly inhaled marijuana smoke,” Alvarado says. A new study by researchers from the University of California–San Francisco suggests that exposure to secondhand marij
San Diego (CA) Reader
added May 25, 2016 13:04
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[California] Medical marijuana exempt from “no smoking” law?

And smoke is smoke, as the organization sees a new bill that would allow California landlords to ban or restrict medical marijuana smoking — just as a state law let them do with tobacco in 2012. “Secondhand marijuana smoke contains many of the same toxi
San Diego (CA) Reader
added May 24, 2016 15:45
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