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[Florida] Boca Raton man's family gets shot against cigarette makers 20 years after smoking death

Perrotto’s widow and children are finally getting a chance to ask a jury to hold cigarette-makers responsible for his death. In a trial that began Thursday in Palm Beach County Circuit Court, attorneys representing Debbie Perrotto and her four children ar
Palm Beach (FL) Post
added Nov 7, 2014 08:10
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[Florida] Engle Trading Card Tuesday: T. Hardee Bass

With five CVN Engle trials under his belt, including a $20 million verdict in June, Searcy Denney’s T. Hardee Bass is the feature of this week’s Engle Trading Card. Click here for the full-size version.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 6, 2014 16:42
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[Canada] Day 245: Anodyne advertising? A failed conspiracy?

On his third day of presenting the final arguments of his client, JTI-Macdonald, Mr. Guy Pratte turned to the subjects of cigarette advertising and industry collusion... After showing a few dull ads from this period, Mr. Pratte then showed the next phase
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Oct 23, 2014 14:06
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[Florida] Engle Trading Card Tuesday: John Walker

Jones Day’s John Walker is a long-time veteran of CVN’s Engle progeny trials. He’s represented R.J. Reynolds in 9 cases going back to 2010, when trials were bifurcated to first determine requisite class membership issues. One of those earlier trials was
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Oct 14, 2014 22:02
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REGULATION OF THE HEALTH MINISTER OF THE REPUBLIC OF INDONESIA NUMBER 28 OF 2013 (PDF)

(1) Any person who produces and/or imports tobacco products into the territory of Indonesia must imprint Health Warnings on the smallest packets and larger packaging of Tobacco Products.
Tobacco Control Laws (CTFK)
added Jun 22, 2014 20:10
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[Europe] Poland to appeal ban on flavored cigarettes

Polish officials will try to block the ban on menthol cigarettes ... Poland is currently working on the appeal to be filed with the EU’s Court of Justice. “Polish government wants to demonstrate that the Tobacco Directive is based on unsound legal ground
Warsaw Business Journal (pl)
added May 15, 2014 13:09
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[Canada] Day 230: Round 3 with David Soberman

Unusually, the plaintiffs continued into a third day with their questions to the man hired by JTI-Macdonald to convince Justice Riordan that the company had not "designed marketing to target adult non-smokers or minors" (Mr. Soberman's report, Exhibit 40
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Apr 27, 2014 13:52
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[Canada] Day 201: Proving the existence of rational smoking

For someone who was being put through the epistemological wringer, Mr. Viscusi looked not too bad at the end of the day. He kept to his script and kept his composure. But his conclusions looked considerably the worse for the exercise, with the stuffing k
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jan 22, 2014 09:49
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UPDATE 1-Indonesia brings fifth WTO challenge to Australia tobacco laws

Indonesia launched a complaint against Australia's stringent tobacco packaging laws on Friday, becoming the fifth country to raise the restrictions at the World Trade Organization.
Reuters
added Sep 23, 2013 12:17
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Cipollone v. Liggett Group, Inc.

Supreme Court of the United States Argued October 8, 1991 Decided June 24, 1992 Full case name Thomas Cipollone, Individually and As Executor of the Estate of Rose D. Cipollone v. Liggett Group, Inc., et al. Citations 505 U.S. 504 (more)
Wikipedia
added Jun 22, 2013 16:16
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