Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 1,859 headlines found
The widower of a former hairdresser who died of lung cancer after smoking up to three packs of cigarettes a day for decades urged a Florida jury Monday to award $8.5 million plus punitive damages against R.J. Reynolds, saying the tobacco giant hid the da
Oct 31, 2016 Law360
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Scott Schlesinger of Schlesinger Law Offices PA, an attorney for Joseph Varner, told jurors during opening arguments in Fort Lauderdale that Virginia Varner began smoking at age 12 — so early that she didn't have a chance. "The evidence will show that 1
Jul 5, 2016 Law360
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not liable for the lung cancer that killed a Florida hospital worker who smoked for more than 35 years. Rounds v. R.J. Reynolds...Jurors needed less than three hours to conclude nicotine addiction was not a legal cause of Terry Rounds' lung cancer.
Jan 27, 2016 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jan 28, 2016 18:30
liable for a mother's lung cancer death Wednesday, concluding that the company fraudulently hid the dangers of cigarettes from her but awarding her relatives just $1 million of the $28 million they'd requested.
Nov 17, 2015 Law360
added Nov 19, 2015 05:47
has one of the world’s highest lung cancer rates. To examine ways to cut the number of smokers, they’ve turned to one of the world’s leading anti-tobacco campaigners, Judith Mackay, who has counseled kings, presidents and vigilantes in a three-decade war
Mar 5, 2015 Bloomberg News
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[Canada, USA] Global Cancer Diagnostics Grants First International License for The Lung Cancer Test™ to Bertech Pharma Ltd.
The Lung Cancer Test™ is recommended for annual screening for Lung Cancer in current and former smokers. The Test has been clinically proven to detect Lung Cancer in its early stages. With early detection comes early treatment and higher survival rates.
Jan 8, 2015 PR Newswire
added Jan 8, 2015 08:50
In this Engle progeny suit, plaintiff claims defendant tobacco manufacturers concealed the dangers of smoking while furthering Hayward Bryant Sr's. addiction to cigarettes, which ultimately caused his smoking-related disease.
Sep 17, 2014 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 19, 2014 14:58
[Florida] Philip Morris & RJR Hit with $5.5M Judgment, Plus Possible Punitives, at Trial Over New York Native's Fatal Cancer
liable in the lung cancer death of a New York native, slapping the tobacco giants with nearly $5.5 million in compensatory damages and finding punitives potentially warranted for conspiring to hide the dangers of their cigarettes for decades. Martin v. P
Nov 17, 2016 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 19, 2016 01:19
researchers said the findings show a direct link between the number of cigarettes smoked in a lifetime and the number of mutations in the DNA of cancerous tumors. The highest mutation rates were seen in lung cancers, but tumors in other parts of the body
Nov 3, 2016 Reuters
added Nov 3, 2016 21:33
widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer urged a Florida jury on Tuesday to award her $7.1 million against Philip Morris and R.J. Reynolds over his death, saying her late husband was a victim of a decades-long conspiracy to hide the dangers...
Sep 20, 2016 Law360
added Sep 21, 2016 03:23