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Experts Dispute Whether Smoker Suffered From COPD in Florida Tobacco Lawsuit

opposing counsel sparred over whether Paul Baum, the deceased smoker at the heart of an Engle progeny tobacco suit, died from smoking-related respiratory disease or a rare cartilage disorder unrelated to his smoking. Baum v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 4, 2014 14:39
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Bahrain mulls 300% rise in tobacco tax

Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) says the country would lose BD100m ($265m) in tobacco sales each year if it went ahead.... Tobacco company executives and dealers and a visiting US Trade Department official reportedly met in Bahrain earlier
Arabian Business
added May 20, 2014 06:58
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Fla. Jury Awards Smoker $5M In Suit Against Philip Morris ($$)

Antonio Cuculino, 69, was found to be 60 percent responsible for his health problems caused by decades of smoking Marlboro cigarettes, and the jury reduced the $12.5 million award against Philip Morris to $5 million, according to Cuculino's attorney Jeff
Law360
added Jan 23, 2014 16:30
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Study Backs FDA's Graphic Tobacco Warnings, FDA Told ($$)

An anti-tobacco group pushed the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday to quickly propose new graphic warnings for cigarette packs after the D.C. Circuit declared previous versions unconstitutional, pointing to a recent study that touts the effectiv
Law360
added Dec 1, 2013 05:11
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Supreme Court skeptical of limits on federal campaign contributions

appeared ready Tuesday to toss another: the limit on the total amount an individual donor can spend on federal candidates.
Washington Post
added Oct 9, 2013 10:39
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[Florida] ARCHIVE: R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, Appellant, v. JAN GROSSMAN (PDF)

Accordingly, we reverse the final judgment and remand the case for an entirely new trial on all Phase II issues. Affirmed in part, Reversed in part, and Remanded for proceedings consistent with this opinion.
Fourth District Court of Appeal / State of Florida
added Aug 2, 2013 21:51
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UPDATE 2-US judge orders tobacco companies to admit deception | Reuters

* Advertising campaign will say companies deceived public * Companies could try to appeal order in 13-year-old case
Reuters
added Nov 28, 2012 04:15
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Florida Supreme Court declines to hear Reynolds appeal of lawsuit defeat

The jury in the third trial awarded Grossman’s husband $3.5 million in compensatory damages, along with $7.5 million to their daughter, who was 9 at the time of her mother’s death, and $4 million to their son, who was an infant. The appellate judges rul
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 6, 2017 16:22
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[Florida] Morgan & Morgan Wins $1.65M Verdict, Scores Major Victory Against Big Tobacco

Morgan & Morgan, the nation's largest plaintiffs' firm, is thrilled to announce that its attorneys Craig Stevens and John Dill scored a major $1,650,000 verdict in a landmark victory against tobacco company R.J. Reynolds this week, ending an eight year lo
PR Newswire
added Jul 20, 2017 03:44
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[Florida] Fla. Court Nixes Tobacco Cos.' Win Over Inconsistent Rulings ($$)

appeals court struck a jury's verdict for two tobacco companies in an Engle progeny case Wednesday after finding the trial judge made inconsistent rulings on a doctor's testimony that defense counsel then exploited to argue a Florida woman was not addicte
Law360
added Jul 7, 2017 03:33
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