Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 1,859 headlines found
A Florida jury on Thursday found R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. not liable in an $8 million trial over a mother's lung cancer death, saying that either she was not addicted to cigarettes or that the addiction wasn't the cause of her death.
Aug 25, 2016 Law360
added Aug 26, 2016 16:07
suit brought by a woman alleging their cigarettes caused her lung cancer and disease, with a Florida jury finding that her ailments did not develop within the class period.... the sides sparred over whether Elizabeth Ann Smith was sick by November 1996, t
Feb 23, 2016 Law360
added Feb 24, 2016 20:52
has won a defense verdict in a $14 million Engle progeny jury trial over the lung cancer death of a pharmacy technician, convincing a Florida jury that an addiction to the company's cigarettes wasn't a legal cause of his death. During closing...
Jan 27, 2016 Law360
added Jan 28, 2016 18:53
$25 million in punitive damages Tuesday, adding to $10 million in compensatory damages, in an Engle progeny suit brought by the husband of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer....
Dec 22, 2015 Law360
added Dec 22, 2015 22:03
there’s an intriguing twist to the suits filed in Middlesex Superior Court last month. They are the product of a new Boston group that seeks to promote public health through the courts. And these lawyers are working on several fronts, not just tobacco. T
Apr 12, 2015 Boston (MA) Globe
added Apr 12, 2015 12:39
[Florida] Retrial Begins in Artery Disease Suit Against Tobacco Makers, Leads Engle Review for Week of March 16
As opening statements began this week in the retrial of Robert Gore’s suit to recover for his wife’s carotid artery disease and fatal cancer, attorneys argued over whether smoking or other risk factors caused her health problems.
Mar 20, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 27, 2015 12:48
As trial opened Thursday in Donald McMannis’ suit against tobacco manufacturers R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris, attorneys...sparred over whether the brain tumor that killed McMannis’ wife, Barbara, stemmed from smoking-related lung cancer.
Feb 6, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Feb 6, 2015 20:37
In this Engle progeny trial, Laura Shamp, representing plaintiff Ken Ellis, leads off her opening statement by describing the final days of Betty Owens, Ellis’s mother: Betty Owens died in a nursing home at the age of 57. Her lung cancer had spread to he
Sep 8, 2014 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 13, 2014 06:00
Today I learned that the financial rewards can be sizable. Dr. Barsky said he had earned over $3 million over the 20 years he has consulted ... Lung cancer is caused by lots of things. Sometimes there is no outside cause. You can only know if a cancer wa
Feb 17, 2014 Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Feb 19, 2014 09:38
A Florida State Court jury Thursday awarded $1 million to the widow of a lawyer and real estate developer after finding Philip Morris responsible for his coronary artery disease and fatal lung cancer. Sommers v. Philip Morris, 2008-CA-001464.
Apr 7, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Apr 8, 2017 21:58