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USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6258: DEFENDANTS’ RESPONSE TO LITTLE ROCK SUN COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER’S EMERGENCY MOTION FOR PAYMENT & SANCTIONS, Apr 30, 2018

The amici asserted that the list of newspapers and television networks specified by the Court in Order #1015 and incorporated in the parties’ proposed Consent Order should be amended to reach more African Americans.
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 30, 2018 22:36
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USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. DOCKET 4/30/2018

RESPONSE re 6255 MOTION Emergency Motion for Payment Due and Owing by Tobacco Defendants for Court-Ordered Corrective Statement Tobacco Advertising Campaign in Newpapers MOTION for Sanctions filed by ALTRIA GROUP, INC., PHILIP MORRIS USA INC., R.J. REYNO
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 30, 2018 22:20
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Florida Supreme Court Suspends 2 Miami Attorneys, Citing Conflicts in Tobacco Litigation

The Florida Supreme Court disagreed with a court-appointed referee’s recommendation to admonish prominent attorney Philip M. Gerson and co-counsel Steven K. Hunter, instead imposed a harsher punishment, suspending both Miami attorneys for 30 days.
Law.com
added Apr 30, 2018 21:39
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Dissenting Florida Appellate Judge: Tobacco Company Entitled To New Trial ($$)

A divided First District Florida Court of Appeal on April 18 upheld, without explanation, a $6.3 million verdict in favor of a widow, but the per curiam affirmance spawned a dissent that argued that Philip Morris USA Inc. is entitled to a new trial on all
Lexis Nexis
added Apr 30, 2018 21:10
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[Florida] THEIS V. R.J. REYNOLDS, ET AL. UPCOMING Trial 05/02/18

plaintiffs claim defendant cigarette manufacturers concealed the dangers of their products, leading to nicotine addiction and smoking-related illness.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Apr 29, 2018 17:22
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[Europe, Malta] Judge rules Attorney General breached Silvio Zammit’s rights

A judge has ruled that the Attorney General has breached restauranteur Silvio Zammit's fundamental rights by failing to declare his evidence closed after the last witness refused to testify in the bribery case against him. Zammit is facing criminal char
Malta Independent (mt)
added Apr 29, 2018 01:13
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[Africa, Kenya] Supreme Court asked to throw out smoking rules

Two cigarette manufacturing firms yesterday asked the Supreme Court to throw out the Tobacco Control Regulations of 2014, arguing that they were introduced arbitrarily. British American Tobacco (BAT) and Mastermind Tobacco Kenya told five Supreme Court
Daily Nation (ke)
added May 1, 2018 19:04
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Winnebago Tribe: Nebraska Colluding With Big Tobacco To Regulate Cigarette Sales ($$)

In settling claims by the tobacco industry that it had not diligently enforced its escrow statute, the state of Nebraska accepted terms that “violate principles of federal Indian law, invade tribal sovereignty, discriminate against tribes, and illegally
Lexis Nexis
added Apr 29, 2018 18:00
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On Remand, Florida Panel Directs Trial Court To Reinstate Tobacco Damages ($$)

reversed and remanded to the 17th Judicial Circuit Court for Broward County a decision that drastically reduced the amount of damages due to a lung cancer widower (Stephen Tognoli v. Philip Morris USA Inc., No. 4D16-224, Fla. App. 4th Dist., 2018 Fla. App
Lexis Nexis
added Apr 29, 2018 17:59
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[Europe, Malta] Former John Dalli canvasser’s human rights breached in tobacco bribery case

A court has ruled that Sliema restauranteur Silvio Zammit had his human rights breached by the Attorney General's refusal to close the evidence against him • Zammit is charged with trading in influence
Malta Today (mt)
added Apr 29, 2018 01:03
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