Headlines Tagged with DOJ Suit — 2,353 headlines found
One of Clearway's corrections reads "For decades, we've denied the truth." According to several industry experts, big tobacco companies designed their court-mandated “corrective statements”—ads explaining the real dangers of smoking—to go unnoticed. That
Dec 13, 2017 Ad Week
added Dec 16, 2017 19:50
A federal appeals court on Tuesday rejected R.J. Reynolds' bid to void a decade-old order requiring tobacco companies to televise "corrective" advertisements....did not show that the judge who ordered the ads exceeded her authority, and waited too long to
Nov 1, 2016 Reuters
added Nov 1, 2016 17:47
A federal appeals court on Monday signaled it may scale back a judge’s order requiring tobacco companies to say in product warnings that the industry deceived the American public about the dangers of smoking.
Feb 23, 2015 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Feb 23, 2015 21:38
Kessler sits on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, and far as I can tell, she’s never lived here and doesn’t know (or care) about the good that R.J. Reynolds has done.
Jan 12, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 12, 2015 23:34
Tobacco companies on Wednesday accused a federal judge of forcing them to inaccurately describe themselves as unscrupulous villains who continue to deceive the public....would only trigger public anger against the companies and should be scrapped.
Jan 7, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 7, 2015 19:23
to publicly announce you have lied to your consumers and deceived them about the appealing nature of your delicious products must have significant implications for tobacco-related litigation. Mind you, this is not an apology. That seems to be a step too
Jan 31, 2014 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jan 30, 2014 23:59
Carol Denney says the latest smoking fad -- e-cigarettes -- is the same old story. ... are they good for you? Bad for you? Only the guy who owns the proprietary research knows for sure, and in many cases, the tobacco industry owns him.
Apr 18, 2013 KQED (San Francisco, CA)
added Apr 20, 2013 15:47
This footnote means that Kessler will issue a followup order and either eliminate the requirement for the manufacturers to place corrective statement posters in retail stores or change her order to take into account the rights of the innocent third parti
Dec 4, 2012 CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Dec 4, 2012 16:59
Tobacco companies must advertise that they "deliberately deceived" Americans about the health dangers of smoking and manipulated their products to increase addiction, a U.S. judge ordered Tuesday.
Nov 27, 2012 USA Today
added Nov 27, 2012 21:46
A federal judge on Tuesday ordered tobacco companies to publish corrective statements that say they lied about the dangers of smoking and that disclose smoking's health effects, including the death on average of 1,200 people a day.
Nov 27, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 27, 2012 18:45