Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 2,086 headlines found
[Pennsylvania] Lawyer fights $1M fine over banned 'smoking' testimony that prompted new 4-week trial
Insurance defense attorney Nancy Raynor says her assets have been frozen and a lien put on her home because her witness had a slip of the tongue ... judge had ruled that jurors were not to hear that a deceased lung-cancer patient had been a smoker.
Feb 1, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 1, 2015 17:11
Mr. Gary later stated, “this jury sent a message and gave 23.6 billion reasons why you can’t lie to consumers.” Jeffery Raborn... said the latest verdict of $23.6 billion was “far beyond the realm of reasonableness and fairness.” Mr. Raborn said the com
Jan 22, 2015 Law.com
added Jan 28, 2015 11:35
mounted an opposition to the tobacco tax that was proposed to underwrite the Clinton administration’s ill-fated health-care plan...opposed regulation of tobacco by the [FDA]... “A lot of kids in our state can go to college because they have an acre of tob
Jan 22, 2015 Washington Post
added Jan 22, 2015 19:40
In 1998, just before his retirement, Ford said, “I tried to stop smoking once or twice -- but not for very long. The only health problems I’ve ever had are two hernia surgeries and an aneurysm. I’m in good health, and I have no intention of stoppin
Jan 22, 2015 Owensboro (KY) Messenger Inquirer
added Jan 22, 2015 19:33
announced in July that he was undergoing chemotherapy treatments for lung cancer...He fought hard against warning labels on cigarette packs and alcoholic beverages and was often photographed with an ever-present cigarette hanging from the corner of his mo
Jan 22, 2015 Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Jan 22, 2015 19:30
When Silver joined Weitz & Luxenberg in 2002, Taub asked him if the firm would donate to the research. That’s when Silver asked Taub to refer patients to Weitz & Luxenberg, effectively asking for a bribe, according to the investigators.
Jan 22, 2015 The Epoch Times
added Jan 22, 2015 17:10
Mr. Ford learned he had lung cancer in July, she said. In Washington, Mr. Ford was best known for his defense of the tobacco industry
Jan 22, 2015 New York Times
added Jan 22, 2015 13:50
Though We Long for Control, Chance Plays a Powerful Role in the Biology of Cancer and the Evolution of Life.
The mix of these influences varies. A lifetime of heavy smoking has been shown to multiply the risk of lung cancer — the most common malignancy in the world — by some twentyfold, or about 2,000 percent. But that is an anomaly. One of the great frustratio
Jan 19, 2015 New York Times
added Jan 19, 2015 17:42
Irish women rank amongst the highest in Europe for lung cancer mortality. That was the grim news from the Irish Cancer Society this week and it does not make for pretty reading.
Jan 18, 2015 Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added Jan 18, 2015 18:12
My husband, "Fred," lost a lung to cancer 14 years ago...Dear Miserable: There is nothing more you can do. Your husband is hopelessly addicted...It's not that he doesn't love you or that he loves his cigarettes more. He's HOOKED.
Jan 16, 2015 Alexandria (LA) Town Talk
added Jan 17, 2015 20:48