Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 2,087 headlines found
[Florida] Cause of Smoker's Death a Key Question in Trial Topping the Engle Progeny Review for the Week of March 9
Questions surrounding what killed Paul Pollari took center stage as the trial in his widow’s suit against Philip Morris and R.J. Reynolds opened Monday. Describing Pollari’s emergency trip to the hospital for a bleeding gastric ulcer just days before he
Mar 13, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 14, 2015 15:37
Even though they may not be inhaled, 'cloud' of smoke could be as dangerous as that from cigarettes
Nov 7, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 7, 2014 11:32
plaintiff, the personal representative of the estate of her husband Jay Morse claims defendants fraudulently concealed the dangers of smoking and furthered her husband's addiction to cigarettes, which ultimately caused her husband's lung cancer and death.
Sep 22, 2014 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 22, 2014 09:17
jury found that Nicholas Perrotto was addicted to cigarette smoking and that smoking cigarettes manufactured by the companies were the legal cause of Perrotto's lung cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD.
Nov 25, 2014 MarketWired
added Nov 26, 2014 17:07
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Oct 31, 2014 American Lung Association
added Oct 31, 2014 20:54
plaintiff Phil Marotta...successfully argued his strict liability claim in trial court... On appeal, R.J. Reynolds argues that the jury's conclusion should be overturned because the verdict either relies on a theory that all cigarettes are defective — an
Oct 13, 2015 Law360
added Oct 13, 2015 17:31
found a Polish-American immigrant who died of lung cancer 98 percent responsible for her own lung cancer death, returning a paltry $5,000 verdict against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. The verdict came hours after the plaintiff's attorneys asked jurors to awa
Oct 5, 2015 Law360
added Oct 5, 2015 23:18
slammed R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. with $6.5 million in punitive damages in a lawsuit brought by relatives of a chain-smoking registered nurse and addiction counselor who died of lung cancer, adding to the $5 million compensatory verdict it awarded the pla
May 20, 2016 Law360
added May 21, 2016 01:32
jurors Thursday rejected the claimed link between the company’s cigarettes and his disease. Davis v. R.J. Reynolds...to conclude that, although nicotine addiction caused Booker Davis’ fatal lung cancer, R.J. Reynolds cigarettes were not the culprit.
Apr 8, 2016 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Apr 9, 2016 00:02
A Florida jury awarded only $400,000 in punitive damages on Friday against Philip Morris and R.J. Reynolds after finding they concealed facts important to the health decisions of a smoker who died of lung cancer in 1995. The second-phase trial for puniti
Feb 17, 2017 Law360
added Feb 19, 2017 02:01