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Biggest Tobacco Lawsuits

some believe that as the health effects of smoking become clearer, it will be increasingly difficult for them to have, bright long-term futures. Others believe that since big tobacco has survived so many lawsuits, nobody should worry about their viabilit
Investopedia.com
added Jan 18, 2013 04:45
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Overview of Altria Group, Inc. and/or PM USA Tobacco-Related Litigation (PDF)

On April 22, 2014, the parties filed an amended proposed consent order and accompanying submission in the district court seeking entry of a revised agreement on the implementation details of the corrective communications remedy.
Altria Group, Inc.
added May 15, 2014 10:16
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[Canada] Top 5 major lawsuits against 'Big tobacco'

Here’s a look at four other major Big Tobacco lawsuits and their outcomes.
GlobalTV (ca)
added Jun 17, 2012 12:52
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[Florida] BERMAN/HOKE: Op-Ed: The $23 Billion Resentment Against America's Tobacco Industry

depth of the tobacco industry's misconduct and its devastating effects...it engaged in a decades-long campaign of deceit in order to make a profit at the expense of millions of lives. Seen in its proper context, a $23 billion verdict does not seem excessi
National Law Journal
added Aug 5, 2014 07:30
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[Canada] BRIDGEMAN: Anti-smoking campaign clouds the issues for me

I understand the ads are supposed to be funny but it isn't clear to me how farting — a natural bodily function — and stealing food can be equated with smoking. I have never been a regular smoker but I enjoy the occasional cigar. Does that make me a bad
Guelph (Ont) Mercury (ca)
added Jan 16, 2014 13:57
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D.C. Circuit Says Big Tobacco Is Still a Threat

The tobacco industry still is regulated by an injunction born out of a 13-year-old federal lawsuit that bars tobacco companies from misleading consumers about the risks of smoking, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled.
Courthouse News
added Aug 1, 2012 10:25
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Appeals court upholds Philip Morris sanctions

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.
Reuters
added Jul 30, 2012 11:48
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ORDER #54-Remand / Re: FTC approval of Reynolds/Lorillard transaction

With an abundance of caution, the Parties are to file Statements as to whether the FTC's action in any way affects the information and assurances given to the Court at the May 19, 2015, hearing; such Statements shall be submitted within 15 days or earlier
Tobacco On Trial
added May 27, 2015 16:59
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RESPONSE OF ALTRIA GROUP, INC. AND PHILIP MORRIS USA INC. TO ORDER #54-REMAND 2015-06-01

state that they did not provide the Court with any information or assurances at the hearing on May 19, 2015... Altria and PM USA take no position with respect to any request of R.J. Reynolds and Lorillard that this Court enter the pending (Proposed) Unopp
Tobacco On Trial
added Jun 1, 2015 12:38
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Over a Decade Later, Judge Finalizes Cigarette-Box Warnings

The statement is divided into five sections, with each section having a preamble that introduces a series of bulleted factual statements about the negative health consequences of smoking. The preamble originally read “a federal court has ordered [defen
Courthouse News
added Jun 29, 2017 09:49
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