Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 2,087 headlines found
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
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
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
added Mar 6, 2015 13:13
$19.5M Verdict Knocks R.J. Reynolds at Trial Over Its Part in Florida Pawn Broker's Lung Cancer Death
The award includes $4.5 million in compensatory damages to the widow and daughter of Frank Graffeo and a $15 million punitive verdict imposed against R.J. Reynolds for its role in a scheme to hide the dangers of cigarettes, which jurors concluded hooked
Feb 23, 2018 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Feb 23, 2018 18:51
[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
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