Headlines Tagged with Illinois — 5,915 headlines found
Illinois smokers lose about $1.5 million in a lifetime. A lifetime of smoking will cost you $1 million to $2 million depending on where you live
Jan 26, 2015 Chicago Tribune
added Jan 26, 2015 21:04
Illinois resident Howard Baldwin, who said he purchased the Anatabloc supplements for $99.99 per bottle, accused the companies and GNC Holdings Inc. of misleading consumers regarding the supplement’s effectiveness against these diseases.
Jan 21, 2015 National Law Journal
added Jan 23, 2015 13:00
Plaintiffs seeking to remove Illinois Supreme Court Justice Lloyd Karmeier from review of their $10 billion judgment ... advanced a theory with no stopping point...from groups to which Philip Morris belonged, including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and th
Jun 12, 2014 Madison County (IL) Record
added Jan 19, 2015 23:27
[Illinois] Philip Morris argues $10.1 billion ‘Price’ case should never have been certified; Byron ‘swept under the rug’ individual issues, lawyer argues
Supreme Court Justices who reversed a $10 billion judgment against Philip Morris 10 years ago without resolving most of the issues in it should take up those issues now that the case has returned, Philip Morris argues.
Jan 15, 2015 Madison County (IL) Record
added Jan 19, 2015 23:22
Another $550,000 has been added to a campaign focused on ousting Justice Lloyd Karmeier from the Illinois Supreme Court... The advertising alleges that Karmeier voted to reverse judgments against State Farm and Philip Morris after they supported his cam
Oct 28, 2014 Madison County (IL) Record
added Jan 17, 2015 21:00
[Illinois] ARCHIVE: Tillery says lack of contribution evidence is good reason to believe PM probably gave to Karmeier
Absence of evidence that cigarette maker Philip Morris bankrolled Lloyd Karmeier’s campaign for the Supreme Court in 2004 should count as proof that it happened, St. Louis lawyer Stephen Tillery argues.
Jul 8, 2014 Madison County (IL) Record
added Jan 17, 2015 20:57
report issued by the Mackinac Center... There’s no logic in making any government’s budget more dependent on an activity that it actively discourages. And unfortunately, the responsibility for the increased spending that is often connected to higher tobac
Jan 16, 2015 Madison County (IL) Record
added Jan 17, 2015 20:22
As a pulmonary advanced-practice nurse and as a mother, I believe we must hold tobacco companies accountable for their actions. More important, we have a responsibility to safeguard our younger generation from the deceptions of Big Tobacco.
Jan 16, 2015 Chicago Tribune
added Jan 17, 2015 19:34
Something should be done about the nation’s rampant smuggling problem. High excise taxes on cigarettes have led to all sorts of unintended consequences... Our smuggling study — conducted this year in concert with the Washington, D.C.,-based Tax Foundatio
Jan 14, 2015 Mackinac Center for Public Policy
added Jan 16, 2015 12:28
The amendment to the city’s unified development ordinance would clarify that e-cigarette users can vape and sample products at e-cigarette stores, something they can already do since it’s never been prohibited.
Jan 11, 2015 Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
added Jan 12, 2015 13:46