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[Florida] Camel Cigarettes & Tobacco Conspiracy to Blame for Man's Fatal Cancer, Atty Argues in Trial Against RJR

Attorneys battled Friday over whether nicotine addiction and a conspiracy to hide smoking’s dangers caused a Florida man’s lung cancer death as trial opened against R.J. Reynolds. Morse v. R.J. Reynolds, 2008-CA-006848. “It’s almost a 50-year conspiracy
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 9, 2018 01:20
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Sunburn — The morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics — 5.8.18: “Justices asked to consider dismissed tobacco cases”

About three months after an appeals court upheld the dismissal of 73 lawsuits against tobacco companies, plaintiffs’ attorneys are asking the Florida Supreme Court to take up the dispute. The attorneys filed a notice as a first step in seeking Supreme Cou
Florida Politics
added May 9, 2018 00:08
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[Florida] TOBACCO LEGISLATION APPEALS: BOND POSTED (PDF)

Ahrens Ina 2D16-1651 Pinellas 14-005826-CI 106477746 RJ Reynolds Tobacco Co. / Ahrens Ina 2D16-1652 Pinellas 14-005826-CI 106479145 Philip Morris USA Inc.
Supreme Court of Florida
added May 9, 2018 00:01
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[Florida] Justices asked to consider dismissed tobacco cases

About three months after an appeals court upheld the dismissal of 73 lawsuits against tobacco companies, plaintiffs’ attorneys are asking the Florida Supreme Court to take up the dispute. The attorneys filed a notice last week as a first step in seeking
Florida Politics
added May 8, 2018 23:52
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[Florida] VIDEO: Officials: Man dies after vape pen explodes at St. Pete home

Investigators believe a 38-year-old St. Pete man died after a vape pen he was smoking exploded. The St. Pete Fire Rescue was called to the fire on 19th Avenue near 3rd Street around 9:45 a.m. Saturday and found the body of Tallmadge D'Elia. Lt. Steven
WFLA TV (Tampa, FL)
added May 7, 2018 18:39
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[Florida] Man Found Dead After Vape Pen Apparently Explodes In His Face

Florida authorities are investigating the death of a man whose body was found at home Saturday by firefighters after a vape pen appears to have exploded in his face. The cause of death has not yet been determined, but 38-year-old Tallmadge D’Elia suffere
Huffington Post (blog)
added May 7, 2018 17:06
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[Florida] VIDEO: Fire investigator: Vape pen explosion may have led to man’s death

“It’s like having a small, little larger than a firecracker, in your hand,” he said, “It can explode and at that point it can project either the pieces of the lighter itself or the vape pen. They become pieces of flying debris and shrapnel.”
WITI-TV Channel 6 / myFox Milwaukee
added May 7, 2018 17:00
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[Florida] Police investigating if St. Pete man died after vaping pen exploded in his face

A man died in a Historic Old Northeast house fire that may have been caused by a vape pen explosion, authorities said Saturday. Fire Rescue was called to a home early Saturday on the 300 block of 19th Avenue NE after they got a call that a home was on fi
Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added May 7, 2018 16:59
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[Florida] VIDEO: Police believe St. Petersburg man died after e-cigarette explodes, starts fire

The call came in at around 9:45 a.m. about a fire, but when firefighters got to the home in the 300 block of 19th Avenue NE, they found the body of 38-year-old Tallmadge D'Elia. Fire Rescue Lt. Steven Lawrence said investigators believe D'Elia was using
WGRZ-TV NBC CHANNEL 2 (Buffalo, NY)
added May 7, 2018 16:57
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2 prominent lawyers ensnared by Florida's 'hot potato doctrine' are suspended for conflicts

The court said in the 2014 case that a lawyer who faces a conflict between two current clients can’t avoid current-client conflict rules by dropping one client “like a hot potato.” Before that decision, lawyers who dropped current clients because of conf
ABA Journal (American Bar Association)
added May 3, 2018 16:44
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