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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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6195: SUPERSEDING CONSENT ORDER IMPLEMENTING THE CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS REMEDY, Apr 19, 2016

the text of the Corrective Statements shall be as follows for Altria, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, Lorillard, and Philip Morris USA: A. Adverse Health Effects of Smoking / A Federal Court has ordered Altria, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, Lorillard, and Philip Morris
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 19, 2016 23:30
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PHILIP MORRIS v FDA: DOCKET 4/19/16

ORDER #64-Remand granting 6193 the Joint Motion to Enter Superseding Consent Order Implementing Corrective Statements
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 19, 2016 22:56
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Exxon Lawsuit Signals the Start of a Big Tobacco-Style Showdown for Oil and Gas

The main reason why legislators and environmentalists have encouraged the DOJ to use the RICO Act against Exxon is because the powerful law was previously invoked to bring down the tobacco industry in the 1990s. In the United States v. Philip Morris, th
Vice.com
added Apr 19, 2016 16:22
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[California] GLANTZ: CalPERS needs to carefully consider possible conflicts of interest for consultant advising it get back into tobacco

...are established racketeers, still under the supervision of Federal Judge Gladys Kessler....[CalPERS] need to address possible undisclosed conflicts of interest for their investment advisors, Wilshire Associates, who have also worked for Philip Morris i
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 18, 2016 19:45
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[New Mexico] IN RE: SANTA FE NATURAL TOBACCO COMPANY MARKETING AND SALES PRACTICES LITIGATION: TRANSFER ORDER

We are persuaded that the District of New Mexico is an appropriate transferee district for this litigation. Defendant Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company has its headquarters in this district, and it represents that key witnesses reside there
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 15, 2016 00:29
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USA v. MO APPEAL: APPELLANT’S REPLY BRIEF, Apr 14, 2016

The LTC merger, moreover, confirms RJRT’s position, because unlike the B&W Tobacco merger, it was subject to the district court’s new requirement, in the remedial order entered after the B&W Tobacco merger, that transfers of assets be accompanied by trans
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 14, 2016 21:48
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How Tobacco Companies Led A Devastating 50-Year Infiltration Into Black Communities

The now 22-year-old senior at George Washington University, started to research the campaigns big tobacco companies used to target black communities for his film project,“Black Lives/Black Lungs.” The film was published in March in conjunction with Truth
Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 12, 2016 21:03
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Big 3 tobacco manufacturers file appeal on corrective statements

The transition of the case to the appeals court in the District of Columbia comes a week after Kessler’s deadline for the manufacturers to submit “minor changes” to the corrective statements. The issue of a “trigger date,” when the corrective statements
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 9, 2016 18:26
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6193-11: Proposed ORDER # ___ -Remand SUPERSEDING CONSENT ORDER IMPLEMENTING THE CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS REMEDY, Apr 8, 2016

As required by the Court of Appeals in United States v. Philip Morris USA, Inc., 801 F.3d 250 (D.C. Cir. 2015), and the memorandum opinion accompanying Order #62-Remand, the text of the Corrective Statements shall be as follows for Altria, R.J. Reynolds
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 9, 2016 00:57
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