Headlines Tagged with DOJ Suit — 2,359 headlines found
So, when it comes to the tobacco companies’ ongoing light-cigarette scam, Mr. Akin and his organization come down on the side of adjudicated racketeers rather than American consumers.
Sep 6, 2012 St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Sep 6, 2012 02:29
The television spots, between 30 and 45 seconds long, will run in prime time five days a week for 52 weeks, and will appear mostly on ABC, CBS or NBC, Altria said. They won't have the graphic images of a typical antismoking public service announcement. I
Oct 4, 2017 Dow Jones Newswires
added Oct 4, 2017 12:12
•01/07/2015 Open Document JOINT APPELLANT REPLY BRIEF  filed by Altria Group, Inc., Lorillard Tobacco Company, Philip Morris USA Inc. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company in 13-5028, 14-5161 [Service Date: 01/07/2015 ] Length of Brief: 6,987 Words.
Jan 9, 2015 Tobacco On Trial
added Jan 9, 2015 00:49
considering the briar patch of complications, certain appeals and likely delays exposed at the DOJ hearing, perhaps reporters feel that by the time anything actually happens in real life due to this trial, their grandchildren will be covering it anyway.
Jan 24, 2014 Tobacco On Trial
added Jan 24, 2014 01:40
The judge has also instructed the adverts to include an admission that the companies lied about the harm that smoking can cause.
Mar 22, 2013 BBC Online
added Mar 22, 2013 15:24
"[M]andatory disclosures alerting the consumer to wrongdoing and giving accurate information about that wrongdoing have been upheld. They are neither unprecedented nor controversial," Kessler said.
Nov 27, 2012 Law.com
added Nov 28, 2012 15:31
The companies - including Altria Group Inc and Reynolds American Inc - have been fighting with the U.S. Justice Department for six years about the wording of what are known as "corrective statements."
Oct 16, 2012 Reuters
added Oct 16, 2012 07:41
A quarter century after tobacco was the money crop in Robeson County, bringing in hundreds of millions a year to farmers and those who provide support services, the amount of tobacco grown here is a fraction of what it was then. But the number of Robeso
Apr 14, 2018 Lumberton (NC) Robesonian
added Apr 15, 2018 01:48
10/04/2017 6226 ORDER granting 6225 the consent motion for scheduling order; the parties shall submit an agreed upon (proposed) superseding consent order for websites and onserts on or before October 23, 2017. Signed by Judge Paul L. Friedman on October 4
Oct 5, 2017 Tobacco On Trial
added Oct 6, 2017 05:02
NOTICE OF WITHDRAWAL OF APPEARANCE as to ALTRIA GROUP, INC,....Attorney Beth A. Wilkinson terminated. (Wilkinson, Beth)
Feb 22, 2016 Tobacco On Trial
added Feb 23, 2016 22:10