Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 1,967 headlines found
the personal representative of Barbara Ruth Lourie, a deceased smoker, claims that defendant tobacco manufacturers concealed the dangers of smoking, while furthering the addiction of Lourie, which caused the lung cancer that led to her death in 1997.
Sep 26, 2014 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 27, 2014 14:09
[Florida] R.J. Reynolds Prevails in Engle Progeny Lawsuit as Jurors Find Against Plaintiff on Addiction and Causation Question
The six jurors answered “no” to the question of whether Betty Owens, who died after more than 40 years of smoking, was addicted to cigarettes and whether her addiction was the legal cause of her lung cancer
Sep 11, 2014 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 13, 2014 05:55
The unresolved issues today are whether or not the company presidents were liers or outliers and, if the former, whether they can ever be held responsible for using Parliament as part of their efforts to mislead the public.
Jul 20, 2014 Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jul 22, 2014 14:58
He chooses not to preach to others about the dangers of smoking. “People know. They know cigarettes are not good for them. I know it. ... Something has got to happen for them to quit,” he said. “That day last year, my life as I knew it changed completel
Nov 17, 2013 Kingsport (TN) Times-News
added Nov 17, 2013 13:25
told jurors that Don Gamble began smoking as a teenager, became hopelessly addicted to cigarettes, and eventually developed chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and lung cancer.
Feb 25, 2016 Law360
added Feb 26, 2016 18:14
[Portugal] MAJOR DIFFERENCES FOUND IN SYMPTOMS AND PROGNOSES BETWEEN NON-SMOKERS AND SMOKERS WITH THE MOST COMMON FORM OF LUNG CANCER
increasing in many countries. Now a group of Portuguese researchers has found significant differences in clinical particularities and survival between smokers and non-smokers who develop NSCLC.
Sep 27, 2015 European Lung Foundation (uk)
added Sep 27, 2015 11:15
Experts say the promising figures reflect success in both treating and heading off cancer in the body's four most vulnerable sites -- the lungs, colon, breasts and prostate. .. Advances in lung cancer are tied directly to fewer people smoking, while the
Mar 30, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 30, 2015 21:07
Morgan & Morgan, the nation's largest plaintiffs' firm, is thrilled to announce that its attorneys Craig Stevens and John Dill scored a major $1,650,000 verdict in a landmark victory against tobacco company R.J. Reynolds this week, ending an eight year lo
Jul 19, 2017 PR Newswire
added Jul 20, 2017 03:44
[Florida] Snap Judgment: Jurors' Quick Verdict Clears R.J. Reynolds in $8M+ Trial over Health Dept. Worker's Fatal Cancer
Jurors rejected the claimed link between nicotine addiction and the 1992 cancer death of Rebecca Fredenhagen, a Florida health department worker who chain smoked for decades. Thursday's verdict followed a six-day trial in which Fredenhagen's daughter, D
Aug 26, 2016 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Aug 26, 2016 20:50
widow of a chain-smoking military veteran who died of lung cancer urged a Florida jury on Friday to find R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. liable for his death, saying the company hid the dangers of cigarettes from him until he was hopelessly addicted.
Jul 29, 2016 Law360
added Jul 30, 2016 13:30