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[Florida] Tobacco Giants Largely Avoid Blame In Engle Progeny Trial ($$)

Reynolds and Philip Morris on Friday emerged largely unscathed from a nearly $5 million Engle progeny trial, with jurors finding a deceased smoker mostly to blame for her own cancer and emphysema and awarding just $65,000, but finding that the tobacco gia
Law360
added Jul 2, 2016 17:47
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[Florida] Indiana Vape Law Upheld, but Legal Battle Not Yet Over

New state regulations on e-liquids for vaping are now in effect -- for all but one company. Federal Judge Sarah Evans Barker rejected a challenge to the law from Indiana vape shops who contend it would be financially burdensome. The law requires safety
WIBC 91.3 FM (Indianapolis, IN)
added Jul 2, 2016 16:35
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[Florida, Indiana] Judge grants e-liquid maker temporary restraining order in vaping case

A federal judge on Thursday afternoon granted a temporary restraining order for Naples, Florida-based GoodCat LLC... wrote in the order that “Goodcat has a reasonable likelihood of succeeding on the merits” of its case against the vaping laws.
Indianapolis (IN) Business Journal
added Jul 2, 2016 16:29
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[Florida] VIDEO: Public housing plans to ban smoking

The Gainesville Housing Authority is planning to go smoke-free on all public housing properties. "We should be able to breathe clean air," said Tabitha Alston, a resident at Pine Meadows. She has young children and she has had concerns about secondhand
WCJB TV20 (Gainesville, FL)
added Jul 1, 2016 18:59
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[Florida] Public housing plans to ban smoking

Gainesville Housing Authority is planning to go smoke-free on all public housing properties. "We should be able to breathe clean air," said Tabitha Alston, a resident at Pine Meadows. She has young children and she has had concerns about secondhand smok
WCJB TV20 (Gainesville, FL)
added Jul 1, 2016 18:58
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[Florida] Tobacco Cos. Owe $4.7M For Woman's Cancer, Jury Told ($$)

saying the tobacco companies concealed the dangers of tobacco use until she was hopelessly addicted. Andrew Rainer of Brody Hardoon Perkins & Kesten LLP told jurors in Jacksonville, Florida, that Myra Sermons' estate deserves payment for her loss of qual
Law360
added Jul 1, 2016 16:01
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[Florida] MUSUNURU: It's campaign season — and time to defeat public enemy No. 1

The best course of action is prevention, which means we have to make sure that teenagers will never start smoking, including e-cigarettes. My campaign is to recruit foot soldiers to teach and preach not only in schools and churches, but also at home and
Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Jun 30, 2016 04:09
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[Florida] PAWS to become smoke-free shelter

Starting next month, smoke in the air will be prohibited at the Panhandle Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) in Fort Walton Beach
Northwest Florida News
added Jun 29, 2016 00:29
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[California, Florida] Nobody Knows Whether Your Landlord Can Stop You From Smoking Pot

"Even in legalization states, you can't smoke in public, they don't allow the marijuana equivalent of a bar, and now [your] landlord says you can't smoke at home either," Lindsey said. "You can end up in a situation where it's legal, but you can't smoke
floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added Jun 24, 2016 16:08
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Florida Jury Finds Smoking Not Cause Of Engle Progeny Plaintiff’s Death ($$)

not responsible for the death of a woman whose husband and daughter claimed that she died from smoking cigarettes made by both companies (Leisa Mooney, et al. v. Philip Morris USA Inc., et al., No. 2011-CA-40815, Fla. Cir., 11th Jud. Cir., Dade Co.).
Lexis Nexis
added Jun 23, 2016 21:40
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