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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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SIEGEL: New Book Tells "Some of the Story" About Department of Justice's Lawsuit Against Big Tobacco

Asking for $130 billion and receiving $0 billion does not contribute to improving the public's health. Spending more time crafting forward-looking remedies, such as more stringent regulation of cigarette advertising and marketing practices, may have resul
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Jul 31, 2012 16:44
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Reynolds-Lorillard deal may hinge on corrective statements

The final legal piece permitting Reynolds American Inc.’s $29.1 billion purchase of Lorillard Inc. appears to be Reynolds agreeing to run corrective marketing statements that would have been Lorillard’s responsibility. The federal judge who signed Monday
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 10, 2015 19:39
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SHILLERS FOR KILLERS / Revealed: How the tobacco industry paid journalists, scientists, activists and lawyers to cover up the most deadly crime in human history.

even those whose financial relationships with Big Tobacco are above-board...have been denounced in judicial court decisions as accessories to RICO...I’m going to name names. Some are surprising; some shocking; others downright horrifying.
Pando
added Jul 9, 2015 13:38
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Cigarette Companies Will Have Ads on TV, but They Won't Help the Bottom Line

In the new ads, the tobacco companies will be vilifying themselves. One includes language saying the tobacco companies "intentionally designed cigarettes with enough nicotine to create and sustain addiction." Another says, "Smoking kills, on average, 1,2
Motley Fool
added Nov 1, 2017 16:33
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Here’s What it Looks Like When a Tobacco Company Says 'I’m Sorry'

Philip Morris USA, R.J. Reynolds, Lorillard, and Altria are preparing full-page ads to run in the Sunday editions of the country's top 35 newspapers, as well as online ads for those papers' websites and prime-time television spots to run for a full year
National Journal
added Jan 13, 2014 22:01
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Judge Kessler Drops Out of DOJ Case

USA v. PHILIP MORRIS, et. al: The above-entitled case was reassigned on 8/29/2017 from Judge Gladys Kessler to Judge Paul L. Friedman by direction of the Calendar Committee.
Tobacco On Trial
added Sep 21, 2017 14:01
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USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al.: ORDER# 68 - REMAND, Jul 25, 2017

ORDERED that the parties shall apply their best efforts, by August 11, 2017, to submit an agreed upon...outlining the status of finalizing mockups and any other remaining issues concerning the implementation of the corrective-statements remedy in these m
Tobacco On Trial
added Aug 1, 2017 22:52
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Judge, Big Three tobacco manufacturers reach deal on corrective statements

the federal government has agreed to remove “deliberately deceived the American public” from the preamble. But Kessler said the phrase “Here is the truth” remains appropriate to begin each corrective statement.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 22, 2016 12:36
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The Courts Rule Against Tobacco Again, How Much Will It Hurt This Time?

the most pressing issue here is the impact that these advertisements will have on sales. Although the study from Britain suggests that the impact could be minimal, it's hard to tell how things will work out.
Motley Fool
added Jan 20, 2014 00:43
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