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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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[Florida, North Carolina] SCHWALBE: Legal product, criminal acts: Why tobacco companies deserve punitive damages

What matters is the behavior of the company that intentionally misrepresented and cruelly manipulated the product for the sake of profit. In the case of tobacco, it is more than reasonable when imposing penalties to remember that the product is dealt by a
Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Aug 4, 2014 16:11
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Herbert Smith poaches 6 Chadbourne partners for NY office

Herbert Smith is one of a handful of firms that British American Tobacco turns to most often for legal work. The Chadbourne group has worked with the client for years and had represented the tobacco giant in a variety of matters
Thomson Reuters
added Aug 2, 2012 13:44
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Cigarette Makers Lose Bid to End Racketeer Case Monitor

The U.S. Appeals Court in Washington today upheld a lower court decision that oversight of the companies resulting from federal government lawsuit is necessary and should continue because of the companies’ records.
Bloomberg News
added Jul 27, 2012 12:22
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AUDIO: Sound Medicine: The Case Against Big Tobacco

Host: Barbara Lewis Interview: Sharon Eubanks, attorney author, "Bad Acts: The Racketeering Case Against the Tobacco Industry"
Indiana University
added Jul 2, 2012 11:18
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WRIGHT: Are Big Tobacco Companies Still Targeting the Youth?

At the end of the day, it’s our responsibility to teach the youth about the dangers of tobacco. If we all do our part, we have the potential to abolish youth smoking, and I can’t think of anyone who thinks that would be a bad idea. Well, besides big toba
Dunn County (ND) Herald
added Nov 14, 2015 00:52
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USA v. PHILIP MORRIS, et. al.: Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Columbia (PDF)

Opinion for the Court by Circuit Judge BROWN. . . . The district court did not clearly err when it found the defendants were reasonably likely to commit future RICO violations despite the passage of the Tobacco Control Act. Nor did the court abuse its dis
US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit
added Jul 27, 2012 12:33
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DOCKET for USA v. PHILIP MORRIS USA, et al May 12-May 14, 2015

05/19/2015 Minute Entry for proceedings held before Judge Gladys Kessler: Motion Hearing held on 5/19/2015 re 6142 Unopposed MOTION for Order Authorizing Transfer of Certain Cigarette Brands and Businesses to ITG Brands, LLC, Pursuant to Order #1015, Para
Tobacco On Trial
added May 20, 2015 23:52
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[Minnesota] ORDER #91 granting 6139 Motion for Extension of Time to File

Upon consideration of Plaintiffs’ Unopposed Motion For Extension... ORDERED that Plaintiffs’ First Motion to Compel Production of Lorillard Documents Removed from the Minnesota Depository is now DUE April 22, 2015.
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 6, 2015 15:22
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