Headlines Tagged with Florida — 8,210 headlines found
State of Florida Awards $16 Million In Research Funding To Develop Cures For Cancer, Tobacco Diseases
Governor Rick Scott announced that over $16 million in research funding was awarded to 16 different projects through the Bankhead-Coley Cancer Research Program...to improve prevention, diagnosis, treatment and to develop cures for cancer and tobacco-rela
Feb 4, 2017 Space Coast Daily
added Feb 6, 2017 18:04
plaintiff claims defendants' concealment of smoking's dangers led to nicotine addiction and smoking-related disease.
Feb 6, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Feb 6, 2017 01:39
“There is virtually no corner of Florida that is not being affected by the FDA’s excessive and overly burdensome regulations on local cigar makers, and we must stop federal bureaucrats from putting these small manufacturers out of business and threatenin
Feb 3, 2017 US Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL)
added Feb 4, 2017 17:02
The widower of a Florida woman who died of lung cancer told a jury on Thursday that she was lured to smoking by a cigarette industry whose $250 billion in advertising spending over 65 years drowned out messages about smoking's dangers.
Feb 2, 2017 Law360
added Feb 3, 2017 13:44
plaintiff claims defendant tobacco companies' concealment of smoking's dangers caused smoking-related disease.
Feb 3, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Feb 3, 2017 13:33
plaintiffs have died waiting for the cigarette manufacturers to pay up, thanks to an obscure statute... Twin bills ...would change that by repealing the statute that gives tobacco companies this exclusive advantage. “Plaintiffs have actually died waiting
Feb 1, 2017 Tallahassee (FL) Democrat
added Feb 1, 2017 20:03
Members of Washington County's student-led Students Working Against Tobacco (SWAT) organization, along with the Florida Department of Health in Washington County, are celebrating local business partners and progress made in reducing exposure to secondhand
Feb 1, 2017 Chipley Paper.com (Holmes County (FL) Times-Advertiser / Washington County News)
added Feb 1, 2017 13:53
In this tobacco litigation proceeding, plaintiff claims defendant tobacco company's concealment of smoking's dangers led to nicotine addiction and smoking-related disease.
Jan 31, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jan 31, 2017 14:59
Family members of a woman who died from chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder after smoking Winstons for decades urged a Florida jury to hold R.J. Reynolds responsible Friday, emphasizing the company's longtime knowledge of smoking's risks — and its conc
Jan 27, 2017 Law360
added Jan 29, 2017 17:18
[Florida] Attorneys Battle Over RJR's Role in Woman's Fatal Respiratory Disease, as Trial Against Tobacco Giant Begins
over what caused a Florida woman to smoke for six decades and continue smoking even as she needed supplemental oxygen for her respiratory disease, as trial opened against R.J. Reynolds over its role in the woman’s death. Durrance v. R.J. Reynolds, 11-26-
Jan 27, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jan 28, 2017 21:22