Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,148 headlines found
That vaping can cause respiratory irritation is a fact. But the claim that vaping causes asthma and respiratory infections is what in today's lexicon might be referred to as an "alternative fact."
Feb 3, 2017 The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Feb 3, 2017 13:40
Jurors found that, although Phyllis Frazier was addicted to nicotine, her addiction was not the legal cause of her chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and the string of health problems that turned fatal....suit brought by Tina Russo, Frazier’s daughter
Apr 23, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Apr 24, 2015 13:18
Allen claims defendant tobacco manufacturers concealed the dangers of smoking while furthering his wife, Patricia Dawn Allen's, tobacco addiction, causing her fatal, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Nov 26, 2014 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 26, 2014 10:45
awarded $4 million to a woman who developed chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) after finding that she developed the disease by smoking cigarettes made by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Philip Morris USA Inc. (Mary Howles v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco
Nov 15, 2016 Lexis Nexis
added Nov 15, 2016 22:28
there is a key sentence about not inhaling or else very bad things will happen to you. That would have been a valuable Google search for Toronto's Munenori Kawasaki to do before the Blue Jays clinched a playoff berth. He apparently didn't and this was the
Sep 26, 2015 SB Nation (portal)
added Sep 26, 2015 23:24
Attorneys battled Thursday over responsibility for the respiratory disease that killed a Florida man who allegedly smoked up to three packs of cigarettes a day for more than 30 years, as trial opened Thursday against R.J. Reynolds. Prentice v. R.J. Reynol
Sep 19, 2016 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 19, 2016 20:25
[Florida] Half-Million-Dollar Award Imperiled by Partial Verdict in Engle Progeny COPD Suit Against Tobacco Makers
a jury’s partial, potentially inconsistent, verdict Tuesday in a smoker’s Engle progeny suit against four of the country's largest tobacco manufacturers raised questions of a mistrial and jeopardized its half-million-dollar award. Caprio v. Philip Morri
Feb 25, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Feb 25, 2015 09:20
the jury found that Theodore McKeever reasonably relied on — to his detriment — Philip Morris’ concealment of information before 1982 about the risks of smoking cigarettes. The jury said that his reliance legally caused his emphysema and lung cancer.
Feb 23, 2015 Law360
added Feb 24, 2015 13:00
rejected a bid by tobacco giants including Philip Morris USA Inc. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. to recuse himself from an upcoming Engle trial, after they argued that the smoking-related death of his own wife could hinder his impartiality in the case.
Jan 30, 2015 Law360
added Jan 31, 2015 09:46
research by Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, NY, suggests the way particles are broken down in e-cigarettes may irritate lung tissue and cause disease. Particles in tobacco-based cigarettes have a median size of 0.3 to 0.5 microns, but in e-ciga
Jul 29, 2014 Metro Café (uk)
added Jul 29, 2014 10:53