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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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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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USA, Plaintiff-Appellee v. PHILIP MORRIS USA INC., et al., Defendants-Appellants: APPELLANTS’ REPLY BRIEF

there is nothing at all “corrective” about the anger-inducing, inaccurate statements ordered by the district court. Those statements fall well outside the narrow parameters of this Court’s mandate, exceed the First Amendment’s limitations on compelled spe
Tobacco On Trial
added Jan 9, 2015 00:38
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VIDEO: Merchants of Death: BAD ACTS

A discussion of the federal RICO lawsuit against the tobacco industry for its crimes against humanity.
You Tube
added Jul 18, 2014 11:39
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ORDER #51 -Remand: CONSENT ORDER IMPLEMENTING THE CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS REMEDY UNDER ORDER #1015 AND ORDER #34-REMAND

The Defendants will purchase a full newspaper page in the first section of the Sunday edition of the following newspapers, .on the schedule listed in Paragraph 5 below: Atlanta Journal-Constitution; Boston Globe; Charlotte Observer; Chicago Sun-Times;
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 4, 2014 09:34
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Tobacco companies to publish smoking statements

A U.S. District Court judge has issued her final order on requirements that the nation's three largest tobacco manufacturers publish corrective statements that say they lied about the dangers of smoking. When the statements will appear in full-page newsp
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 4, 2014 09:31
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JOINT MOTION FOR CONSENT ORDER IMPLEMENTING THE CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS REMEDY UNDER ORDER #1015 AND ORDER #34-REMAND (PDF)

Subject to the Court’s approval, the attached (proposed) Consent Order resolves the implementation of the corrective statements remedy for four media channels: newspapers, television, websites, and cigarette pack onserts. (The final media channel, retai
Tobacco On Trial
added Jan 13, 2014 05:53
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