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[Illinois] Justices reinstate $10 billion Price verdict; Philip Morris vows to appeal

the appeals panel determined that Ruth’s discussion of what the Illinois Supreme Court would have decided had it addressed certain issues is “inherently speculative in a way its discussion of the impact of the new information on the issue it actually did
Madison County (IL) Record
added May 1, 2014 10:12
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[Illinois] EDITORIAL: For Tillery, no end in sight

What’s the secret to the amazing staying power of Tillery’s thirteen-year-old suit against Philip Morris (for allegedly misleading the public about the relative health benefits of light and low-tar cigarettes)? ... For the time being then, the case remain
Madison County (IL) Record
added Mar 9, 2013 11:17
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[Illinois] Ditka son's DUI charge raises question of whether chewing tobacco foils sobriety tests

Judge tosses out test result, but drunken driving charges remain as Ditka appeared 'clearly intoxicated,' village lawyer says
WSBT Channel 22 (South Bend, IN)
added May 22, 2012 02:21
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[Illinois] Roll-your-own smokes could be taxed

Foes of tobacco store machines cite health concerns, lost state revenue
Chicago Tribune
added May 17, 2012 02:10
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[Illinois] State colleges kick the habit, go smoke-free

Starting last week, public colleges and universities — such as Lincoln Land Community College in Jacksonville — had to come into compliance with the Illinois Smoke-Free Campus Act, which means enforcing strict anti-smoking rules.
Jacksonville (IL) Journal-Courier
added Jul 11, 2015 09:18
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[Illinois] Infant severely burned after grandmother removes oxygen mask, lights cigarette

CASEYVILLE, Ill. (KMOV) - A 2-month-old girl was hospitalized after a fire believed to be started by a cigarette started inside a Caseyville mobile home Friday morning. Police said the infant's grandmother had just removed her oxygen mask to light a cig
KMOV-TV (St. Louis, MO)
added Jan 12, 2013 12:21
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[Illinois] CAPITOL FACTS: Who won? The cigarette makers

... It passed last week after the trial lawyers were given a neat little plumb that guaranteed them higher contingency fees on big medical malpractice cases.
Ottawa (IL) Daily Times
added Jan 9, 2013 11:49
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Korein Tillery Tells Judge: Reinstate $10 Billion Verdict against Tobacco Company Because It Misled Illinois Supreme Court

against Philip Morris for deceptive advertising of so-called "light" cigarettes because the company factually misled the Illinois Supreme Court when it overturned the verdict in 2005.
PR Web
added Aug 22, 2012 15:45
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[California, Illinois, New York] E-Cigarette Class Action Suit Stymied by Federal Law

The judge ruled federal law superceded state regulations citing the [FDA]’s rule making e-cigarettes subject to the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act....tobacco products only need to carry a warning regarding the addictive properties of ni
National Law Review
added Nov 16, 2016 18:24
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[Illinois] PRICE v. PHILIP MORRIS: PETITION FOR A WRIT OF CERTIORARI

Whether it violates the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment for a judge to participate in a case where the judge has made pejorative public statements...a reasonable public perception that one of the parties funded the judge's election camp
Amazon CloudFront
added Feb 8, 2016 19:12
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