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[Canada] Details of tobacco deal not worth risking case against big tobacco, Redford says

Premier Alison Redford said Wednesday she will not order the terms of a tobacco litigation contract to be released because disclosing the information could harm the interests of Albertans in the fight against the tobacco industry.
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Dec 17, 2012 14:47

[Canada] VIDEO: Opposition won’t give up

However, even though the Speaker has let Redford off the hook, the opposition isn’t accepting it. “Apparently black is white and the sky is green. I didn’t know this until now, but apparently, according to Mr. Zwozdesky that is the case and we’re going to
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Dec 5, 2012 04:32

[Canada] Simons: A lot of smoke over Redford’s involvement in tobacco lawsuit, but where’s the fire?

If she and her government truly believe that hiring this law firm was the right decision for Albertans, made for the right reasons, let them defend their choice, openly and publicly instead of hiding from critics in a fog of fine print.
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Dec 1, 2012 13:09

[Canada] Firm hired for tobacco lawsuit has connections to Redford

The Tory government faces questions of political patronage after it was revealed Thursday the province’s $10-billion lawsuit against the tobacco industry is being partially managed by a Calgary firm whose partners include Premier Alison Redford’s ex-husba
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Jun 1, 2012 03:34

[Illinois] Vrdolyak lawyers: Indictment ‘deceptive, irrelevant and sinister’

A grand jury hit Vrdolyak last November with a 19-page indictment that outlined his alleged role in a scheme to pocket millions from Illinois’ $9.3 billion settlement with tobacco companies nearly two decades ago. The indictment alleges Vrdolyak, known
Chicago Sun-Times
added Aug 26, 2017 14:46

California Federal Judge Awards $2.1M In Attorney Fees To Tobacco Company ($$)

awarded a tobacco company $2.1 million in attorney fees in a suit brought by a tobacco company that alleged that another tobacco company violated the terms of a contract (Trendsettah USA Inc., et al. v. Swisher International Inc., No. 8:14-cv-01664, C.D.
Lexis Nexis
added Mar 14, 2017 15:23

[California] DOCKET for FORSYTH v MPAA, Dec 29, 2016-Jan 23, 2017

73 STIPULATION AND ORDER re National Association of Theatre Owners’ Motion for Attorneys’ Fees and Hearing Date for Motion for Attorneys’ Fees...01/23/2017 Set/Reset Deadlines as to 66 MOTION for Attorney Fees . Motion Hearing set for 3/9/2017 01:30 PM in
Tobacco On Trial
added Jan 24, 2017 00:20

[Canada] Ethics commissioner to investigate possible conflict of interest in 'Tobacco-gate'

Alberta’s Ethics Commissioner has confirmed he has begun to investigate a possible conflict of interest in choosing law firms to represent the province in a lawsuit against tobacco companies.
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jan 8, 2013 11:39


I have commenced an investigation as you requested. The Member has been notified of my decision.
added Jan 8, 2013 02:01

[Illinois] City council pushes tobacco license fee increases back to April

Rockford City Council moved at its Dec. 17 meeting to delay the renewal date for tobacco licenses following complaints from retailers about a 1,141 percent increase in the annual fee.
Rock River (IL) Times
added Dec 20, 2012 01:08
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