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Cigarette packs sold across the US will carry new court-ordered 'corrective statements' containing much more explicit health warnings

Ensuring the tobacco industry doesn't get any extra credit from consumers for what might be perceived as a newfound honest streak, the packages will also include the following disclaimer: 'A Federal Court has ordered R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, Philip Morris
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 1, 2018 20:59
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Court-ordered 'corrective statements' to appear on cigarette boxes

Cigarette boxes sold across the United States soon will display a new court-ordered accessory. Starting Wednesday, tobacco brands have been ordered to put "corrective statements" on product packaging that clearly state the harmful health effects of smoki
CNN
added Nov 21, 2018 15:00
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The Briefcase: Cigarette packaging corrective statements to begin

The Big 3 tobacco manufacturers will be required to have corrective statements on cigarette-packaging onserts - similar to a post-it note - beginning Wednesday. The statements will be placed for 12 weeks over two years — essentially two weeks at a time,
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 20, 2018 18:25
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LETTER: Big Tobacco admits its deadly toll-and Rhode Island ready to combat it

This month, tobacco companies will be required to start telling their consumers the truth directly on their cigarette packs. They are being compelled, by court order, to attach notes onto cigarette packages that acknowledge the deadly hazards of using th
Beacon Communications (Warwick, RI)
added Nov 16, 2018 02:24
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VIDEO: Kavanaugh's attorney: He respects women

Brett Kavanaugh's attorney Beth Wilkinson tells CNN's John Berman dozens of women have spoken in favor of her client, and that he treats women with dignity and respect.
CNN
added Sep 26, 2018 17:48
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Beth Wilkinson

Lead trial counsel for Philip Morris USA in two consumer class actions involving Light cigarettes and multi-billion-dollar damage claims. After a complete defense verdict in one of the cases, the other case was settled on favorable terms.
Wilkinson Walsh + Eskovitz
added Sep 26, 2018 17:46
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Noel Francisco: What to know about the man who might replace Rod Rosenstein in Russia probe

So just exactly who is the 48th solicitor general of the United States? His old firm represented the Trump campaign Until his most recent government appointment, Francisco, 49, was a partner at Jones Day, a well-connected law firm
USA Today
added Sep 25, 2018 17:29
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Beth Wilkinson has deep experience representing high-profile clients in hot water, and recently commented on her experience as a female trial lawyer.

Judge Brett Kavanaugh has hired high-powered Washington, D.C., trial attorney Beth Wilkinson to represent him as he seeks to protect his U.S. Supreme Court nomination after a California professor accused him of sexually assaulting her when they were both
Law.com
added Sep 26, 2018 17:49
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[Minnesota] VIDEO: BIG TOBACCO’S LIES HAVE SERVED THEM WELL—UNTIL NOW.

For more than a decade, Big Tobacco has been hard at work making (ahem, fighting) five court-ordered ads that tell the truth. We noticed a few missing details, so we figured we'd give them a hand and add them in. Here are Big Tobacco’s Five (slightly ed
Minnesotans for a Smoke-free Future
added Jul 12, 2018 13:27
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CONTESTS Runners-Up From Our Fifth Annual Student Editorial Contest: “‘Corrective Statements’ Don’t Fix Anything”

When Kessler ordered these companies to release corrective statements, her intent was that the American public see and hear those statements. In their current form, these advertisements do not satisfy that condition. The courts cannot allow these ineffe
New York Times
added Jul 12, 2018 13:31
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