Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,333 headlines found
Reynolds and Philip Morris on Friday emerged largely unscathed from a nearly $5 million Engle progeny trial, with jurors finding a deceased smoker mostly to blame for her own cancer and emphysema and awarding just $65,000, but finding that the tobacco gia
Jun 30, 2016 Law360
added Jul 2, 2016 17:47
[Florida] Lieff Cabraser Announces That Jurors Hold Philip Morris USA Accountable for Engaging in 50-Year Conspiracy
returned a verdict of $27,010,000.14 ... “The addition of 14 cents is just as meaningful as the $20 million before it,” stated Mr. Byrd. “The jury understood our society should protect 14 year olds, not target them for profits as the cigarette industry do
Sep 19, 2014 Business Wire
added Sep 19, 2014 18:00
Paul suffered from a smoking-related respiratory disease for 20 years, including the last half-decade of his life that “bordered on the horrific,” Baum’s attorney told jurors in closing arguments before asking for up to $24.9 million in compensatory damag
Sep 4, 2014 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 6, 2014 14:52
Jurors found James “J.R.” Ewing’s nicotine addiction caused his chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, but determined the disease did not cause Ewing’s death in 2009. And while jurors concluded R.J. Reynolds cigarettes were responsible for Ewing
Jan 30, 2016 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jan 30, 2016 06:02
QuickStats: Ten Most Common Chronic Conditions* Among Persons Living in Residential Care Facilities — National Survey of Residential Care Facilities, United States, 2010
Aug 9, 2012 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Aug 9, 2012 14:00
The jury in Fort Lauderdale reached the decision after about a day of deliberations. Philip Morris was 25 percent responsible for Virginia Varner's death, and Varner herself bears the other 75 percent of the blame, jurors found.
Jul 19, 2016 Law360
added Jul 20, 2016 10:04
A decades-long smoker whose respiratory disease required two lung transplants won $11 million in her suit against cigarette maker Philip Morris as trial concluded Monday. Elaine Jordan v. Philip Morris, 2013-CA-008093.
Aug 5, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Aug 6, 2015 13:37
We pooled data from five contemporary U.S. cohort studies including 421,378 men and 532,651 women... A substantial portion of the excess mortality among current smokers between 2000 and 2011 was due to associations with diseases that have not been formal
Feb 12, 2015 New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)
added May 29, 2015 13:28
jury found that Nicholas Perrotto was addicted to cigarette smoking and that smoking cigarettes manufactured by the companies were the legal cause of Perrotto's lung cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD.
Nov 25, 2014 MarketWired
added Nov 26, 2014 17:07
[Florida] Illness Cuts Plaintiff's Testimony Short in COPD Tobacco Trial | Engle Review for the Week of May 11
Ethel Gray was testifying under cross-examination when she appeared to be in physical distress and said she felt like she may pass out....came after about two hours of testimony, including about 40 minutes of cross-examination.
May 16, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 16, 2015 09:07