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[Florida] Ask a real estate pro: Neighbor's smoking is getting into my unit. What can I do?

A: Your first step in resolving a neighbor dispute is always communication. Speak with your neighbor nicely and ask him or her to help mitigate the problem, perhaps by investing in smokeless ashtrays or by smoking outdoors. If this does not work, you ca
Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Jun 22, 2018 20:02
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[Florida] In praise of smoke-free parks

of Health in Franklin County and the Franklin County Tobacco-Free Partnership would like to recognize Apalachicola city commissioners ... The resolution bans the use of tobacco products and e-cigarettes within 50 feet of parks with playground equipment a
Apalachicola Times
added Jun 21, 2018 18:49
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[Florida] Jury Hits RJR with $500K Verdict, Clears Philip Morris in Punitive Proceedings Over Smoker's Lung Cancer

Jurors last week imposed a $500,000 punitive verdict against R.J. Reynolds but cleared Philip Morris of punitive responsibility over a long-time smoker’s cancer. Perrotto v. R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris, 2007CA023841. The verdict followed eight days
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jun 20, 2018 16:06
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At Retrial, Florida Tobacco Plaintiff Wins $500,000 Punitive Damage Award

The widow of a smoker who was awarded $4 million in compensatory damages in November 2014 won an additional $500,000 on June 15 following a new trial on her entitlement to seek punitive damages against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. (Debra Perrotto, as persona
Lexis Nexis
added Jun 19, 2018 03:30
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Florida woman turns 105 and credits a life of drinking, smoking and staying out late for her longevity

She said she used to smoke, drink and stay out late in her younger days ...
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 19, 2018 03:22
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[Florida] Tobacco Plaintiff’s $18.7 Million Award Upheld By Appeals Court ($$)

Court of Appeal let stand a jury’s award of $18.7 million on behalf of the widow of a smoker in an Engle progeny wrongful death case (Philip Morris USA Inc. v. Mary Faricy Pardue on behalf of the estate of John H. Faricy, No. 1D17-959, Fla. App., 1st Dist
Lexis Nexis
added Jun 17, 2018 08:39
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[Florida] Jury Awards $12M in Punitives, $20M Total, at Trial Against RJR & Philip Morris Over Smoker's Death

The $12 million in punitives includes $7 million imposed against R.J. Reynolds and $5 million imposed against Philip Morris for their role in the lung cancer of Marion Landi, 69. New Call-to-action Friday’s decision followed two days of proceedings on
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jun 13, 2018 23:20
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[Florida] Jury Awards $12M in Punitives, $20M Total, at Trial Against RJR & Philip Morris Over Smoker's Death

The $12 million in punitives includes $7 million imposed against R.J. Reynolds and $5 million imposed against Philip Morris for their role in the lung cancer of Marion Landi, 69. New Call-to-action Friday’s decision followed two days of proceedings on
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jun 13, 2018 23:20
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[Florida] COATES V. R.J. REYNOLDS UPCOMING Trial 06/18/18 –

In this tobacco case, plaintiff claims defendant hid the dangers of smoking, leading to nicotine addiction and illness.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jun 13, 2018 23:17
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The Briefcase: Florida Engle jury awards $20 million in damages

A Florida jury handed down Saturday a total of $12 million in punitive damages against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Philip Morris USA in ...
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 13, 2018 05:50
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