Headlines Tagged with Florida — 8,143 headlines found
plaintiff claims defendant cigarette manufacturer concealed the hazards of smoking, causing the decedent's nicotine addiction and smoking-related disease.
Oct 21, 2016 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Oct 21, 2016 21:13
Back in August, the Florida Department of Health’s Tobacco Free Florida launched its “Quit Your Way” campaign. The goal is to expand the tools smokers can use to quit smoking. Now, Tobacco Free Florida is working with CareerSource Florida to help tobacco
Oct 20, 2016 WFSU (Tallahassee FL)
added Oct 22, 2016 20:27
Many companies, such as the J.C. Newman Cigar Co. that Rubio visited, fear they could go out of business because of the new rules. "They can't afford to do it," Rubio said. "The end result and the worst-case scenario is about half the people working her
Oct 20, 2016 Washington (DC) Examiner
added Oct 22, 2016 19:09
The family of a former hairdresser who died of lung cancer after smoking up to three packs a day for decades, even while undergoing chemotherapy, urged a Florida jury Thursday to find R.J. Reynolds liable for her death, saying the tobacco giant hid the da
Oct 20, 2016 Law360
added Oct 20, 2016 23:58
Rubio, with fellow Florida Sen. Bill Nelson, is the original cosponsor of the Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act (S. 441)... Congressman Patrick Murphy, who is challenging for Rubio's Senate seat in November, has sig
Oct 19, 2016 Sunshine State News (Tallahassee, FL)
added Oct 22, 2016 19:11
Marco Rubio‘s re-election campaign brought him to a 13o-year-old cigar factory in Tampa Wednesday, where he blasted proposed federal rules which could severely harm it and other cigar manufacturers in the U.S.
Oct 19, 2016 Florida Politics
added Oct 22, 2016 18:40
Rubio toured the city's sole remaining cigar manufacturer, J.C. Newman Cigar Co., and he has more than the island nation in his sights. He also took aim at new U.S. regulations. Those include government approval of new cigar blends and requiring larger w
Oct 19, 2016 WUSF (Tampa Bay, FL)
added Oct 22, 2016 18:36
affirmed a defense verdict in favor of Philip Morris USA Inc. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in an Engle progeny suit, concluding that the issues raised in an appeal brought by the daughters of a smoker who died of lung...
Oct 19, 2016 Law360
added Oct 19, 2016 21:06
St. Pete City Council Vice Chair Darden Rice (District 4) today announced plans to introduce an ordinance to eliminate the use of smokeless tobacco products at all sports venues in St. Petersburg (including The Trop), both to set the right example for Ame
Oct 19, 2016 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Oct 19, 2016 21:00
Rubio visited J.C. Newman Cigar Co. in Ybor City on Wednesday morning to draw attention to new U.S. Food and Drug Administration regulations opposed by cigar manufacturers.
Oct 19, 2016 Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Oct 19, 2016 19:20