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[Florida] World Asthma Day: Restaurants partner with DOH to raise awareness

Nearly all of Washington County's more than 20 restaurants partnered with the Florida Department of Health (DOH)... The observance of World Asthma Day kicked off "Secondhand Smoke Exposed," a new initiative from the DOH Tobacco Free Florida program. The i
Chipley Paper.com (Holmes County (FL) Times-Advertiser / Washington County News)
added May 6, 2016 18:32
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[Florida] RJ Reynolds To Blame For Retired Airman's Cancer, Jury Told ($$)

The widow of a retired U.S. Air Force serviceman who smoked at least a pack of cigarettes every day urged a Florida jury Thursday to find R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. liable for his cancer, saying the tobacco giant hid the dangers of smoking from him until..
Law360
added May 6, 2016 17:32
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[Florida] New FDA regulations will force local vape shop to stop manufacturing

"It's very frustrating I've spent countless hours paid and unpaid designing products and designing flavors," said Matthew Candelaria, lab manager at Downtown Vapes. His work may have a shelf life. "I have no problem registering the product, but I don’
WPTV NewsChannel 5 (West Palm Beach, FL)
added May 6, 2016 11:30
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[Florida] E-cigarette consumers, vendors react to new FDA regulations

It’s the same reason Raven Lee says she bought her 17-year-old sister her first e-cigarette. “My sister vapes, and I actually bought my sister her first vape because she was smoking and I didn't want her to smoke anymore. So I told her that I would buy
News 13 (Orlando, FL)
added May 6, 2016 11:18
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[Florida] Retrial Begins in Widower's Suit Against R.J. Reynolds

Whether addiction fueled a Florida woman’s 40-plus years of smoking took center stage last week as trial opened against R.J. Reynolds for the woman’s cancer death. Dion v. R.J. Reynolds, 13CA5673.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 5, 2016 18:18
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[Florida] BERGER v. R. J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, et al.: PLAINTIFF JUDITH BERGER’S REPLY IN SUPPORT OF HER MOTION FOR REINSTATEMENT OF JURY’S PUNITIVE DAMAGES AWARD

Philip Morris cannot, and does not, point to a single piece of evidence that the jury considered in awarding punitive damages to Mrs. Berger that was not probative of its recklessness and intentional misconduct with respect to Mrs. Berger’s two success
Amazon CloudFront
added May 3, 2016 18:41
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[Florida] Smoker Wants $20M Philip Morris Punitive Row To Push Ahead ($$)

urged a Florida federal judge Monday to promptly reinstate a jury's $20 million punitive damages award against Philip Morris USA Inc., saying it was properly supported by evidence and a recent Florida Supreme Court opinion.
Law360
added May 3, 2016 18:16
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[Florida] The Cigarette Store Corp. Acquires Tobacco Depot

The country’s largest retail tobacco store operator looks to expand its footprint into the Florida market. The Cigarette Store Corp. (TCSC), owner and operator of Smoker Friendly retail stores, has finalized its acquisition of Tobacco Depot. The acquisiti
Convenience Store Decisions
added May 2, 2016 19:33
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[Florida] RJ Reynolds To Blame For Woman's Cancer Death, Jury Told ($$)

saying the tobacco giant hid the dangers of smoking from her until she was hopelessly addicted. Marion Dion began smoking cigarettes in the 1950s as a teenager and smoked two packs every day, her husband's attorney William J. Wichmann told jurors during
Law360
added May 2, 2016 04:43
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[Florida] Tobacco Companies Liable For Lawyer’s Death

Plaintiffs’ attorney, Gary Paige, told jurors that Tom Purdo, who died from smoking up to three packs every day since he was 13 years old, only did what cigarette companies said he should do, keep smoking. Paige said that Purdo’s death devastated his f
Legal Reader
added May 1, 2016 13:15
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