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[Florida] VIDEO: Stetson professor: No cor­re­lation between movies, smoking

For years people questioned whether exposure of smoking in movies influenced teenagers to smoke. "We are really not seeing a correlation between exposure to smoking in movies and actual teen smoking," said Dr. Chistopher Ferguson with Stetson University.
News 13 (Orlando, FL)
added Nov 28, 2018 23:46
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[Florida] E-cigarette causes smoking suitcase scare at airport

the packed, blue plastic roller-bag had smoke rising out of it and caused chaos in the checked baggage screening room. The area had to be evacuated for nearly an hour to allow State Police and Port Fire & Rescue teams to check the suitcase for explosives
WFTV-Ch. 9 (Orlando, FL)
added Nov 28, 2018 23:44
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[Florida] International students question tobacco-free policy following email reminder

An email was sent out by the Office of International Services on Nov. 13 as a reminder reinforcing the policy to all international students... “USF is a smoke-free, tobacco-free, and vapor-free campus,” Taylor wrote in the email. “Students who are caught
The Oracle (University of South Florida)
added Nov 26, 2018 05:08
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[Florida] Closing arguments in smoker's $8.5 million lawsuit against R.J. Reynolds held Tuesday

Attorney Cory Hohnbaum of the Atlanta-based law firm of King & Spalding representing R.J. Reynolds said the plaintiff failed to prove his heart problems were solely a result of smoking and that blaming the tobacco company was unfair... Rouse, now 64, und
Florida Record (U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform)
added Nov 23, 2018 03:57
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[Florida] ELLIS V. R.J. REYNOLDS UPCOMING Trial 11/26/18 –

In this tobacco litigation case, plaintiff claims defendant cigarette manufacturer caused nicotine addiction and disease by hiding the hazards of smoking.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 23, 2018 03:51
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[Florida] DUIGNAN V. R.J. REYNOLDS UPCOMING Trial 11/26/18 –

In this tobacco litigation proceeding, Martha Duignan claims defendant tobacco companies concealed the dangers of cigarettes, while fueling the nicotine addiction of Douglas Duignan, ultimately leading to Douglas Duignan's smoking-related disease.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 23, 2018 03:50
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[Florida] BOULTER V. R.J. REYNOLDS UPCOMING Trial 11/27/18 –

In this tobacco litigation, plaintiff claims defendant concealed the hazards of smoking, leading to addiction and disease.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 21, 2018 03:01
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Lung Cancer Victim Responsible For Illness, Jurors In Florida Find ($$)

In a verdict rendered Nov. 15, a Florida jury sided with R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. on allegations that the cigarette maker bears legal responsibility for the lung cancer...
Lexis Nexis
added Nov 19, 2018 19:56
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[Florida] Jury Finds Smoker Completely Responsible for Fatal Cancer, Clears RJR in Engle Tobacco Trial

Jurors in Florida’s Ninth Judicial Circuit deliberated for more than five hours before concluding that, although Carrico’s nicotine addiction caused his lung cancer, he bore 100 percent of responsibility. Carrico started smoking when he was 11 and was a
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 17, 2018 05:27
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Florida Supreme Court Says Frye Is 'Still The One' ($$)

the Florida Supreme Court effectively just said to Frye, “We've been together since way back when ... and you’re still the one.” ... jury awarded DeLisle $8 million distributed among various defendants, including R.J. Reynolds Tobacco...
Law360
added Nov 17, 2018 04:32
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