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ORDER #34-Remand: Judge Kessler Tells Tobacco Companies to Issue Corrective Statements (Nov. 27, 2012)

Upon consideration of the briefs, the oral argument, and the entire record herein, and for the reasons set forth in the accompanying Memorandum Opinion, it is hereby
Tobacco On Trial
added Nov 27, 2012 19:21
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Tobacco companies ordered to publicly admit deception on smoking dangers

Tobacco companies have been ordered by a federal judge to publicly admit, through advertisements and package warnings, that they deceived American consumers for decades about the dangers of smoking. Federal Judge Gladys Kessler issued her ruling Tuesday
CNN
added Nov 27, 2012 18:51
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Big Tobacco Pushes Back Against U.S. Government's 'Forced Public Confessions'

Tobacco companies are urging a federal judge to reject the government's proposed industry-financed corrective statements, calling them "forced public confessions." The Justice Department countered that the statements need to be strong enough to protect p
Huffington Post (blog)
added Oct 16, 2012 07:45
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Behind the scenes in the racketeering case against the tobacco industry

With co-author and APHA member Stanton Glantz, PhD, Eubanks brings readers behind the scenes of that lawsuit in “Bad Acts: The Racketeering Case Against the Tobacco Industry,” newly published by APHA Press. Here she talks with Public Health Newswire abou
Public Health Newswire (APHA)
added Jun 17, 2012 12:04
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USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6227: ORDER #[72] -Remand: SECOND SUPERSEDING CONSENT ORDER IMPLEMENTING THE CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS

The corrective statements remedy under Order #1015…is hereby MODIFIED as set forth below:...A Federal Court has ordered Altria, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, Lorillard, and Philip Morris USA1 to make this statement about the health effects of smoking.
Tobacco On Trial
added Oct 6, 2017 04:54
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DOCKET for USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al., Jun 20-30, 2017

06/30/2017 6210 NOTICE Triennial Report On Changes In Trade Secret Or Confidential Status Of Documents by ALTRIA GROUP, INC., PHILIP MORRIS USA INC.
Tobacco On Trial
added Jul 2, 2017 02:12
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Tobacco Cos. Tell DC Circ. New Health Warnings Go Too Far ($$)

take issue with the lower judge deciding to keep the phrase “Here is the truth” in the preamble — which is then followed by facts and statistics regarding smoking — arguing that the phrase still violates the circuit’s past mandate by implying the companie
Law360
added Feb 14, 2017 19:53
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REPLY BRIEF OF DEFENDANTS AND POST-JUDGMENT PARTIES REGARDING REMEDIES ADDRESSING REVISED LANGUAGE AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS, Nov. 25, 2015

Neither the Government nor Intervenors are able to mount a legally coherent, factually grounded defense of the Government’s proposed preambles and unilateral modifications to the parties’ implementation Consent Order. Their arguments regarding the Governm
Tobacco On Trial
added Nov 25, 2015 17:49
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Rise of the Planet of the Monkey Wrenches

Kessler came into court today impatient with the parties' lack of progress on wording for the corrective statements that adheres to May's Court of Appeals ruling. She left with, I’m sure, a headache-inducing blow from a monkey wrench thrown from out of no
Tobacco On Trial
added Oct 1, 2015 13:23
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DOCKET for USA v. PHILIP MORRIS USA, et al May 12-May 14, 2015

05/12/2015 Set/Reset Hearings: Motion Hearing set for 5/19/2015 10:30 AM in Courtroom 26A before Judge Gladys Kessler.
Tobacco On Trial
added May 18, 2015 23:52
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