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Scalia suffered from many health problems

The justice's many ailments, taken together, were "quite dangerous," said Dr. David Zich...said he would advise a patient with those conditions who was still smoking to stop smoking first and then lose weight. "Those are the main two things someone in hi
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 24, 2016 21:55
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Ralph Nader: The Conundrums Of Justice Scalia – OpEd

“We the People,” not “We the People and the Corporations.”...Corporations have seized on this equivalence with being a “person,” to escape...even strong regulation or prohibition of tobacco advertising that pushes a product known to take 400,000 American
Eurasia Review (blog)
added Feb 27, 2016 16:58
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Supreme Court resumes without Scalia

Roberts noted that Scalia argued a case only once. (It was a 1976 dispute involving tobacco company Dunhill and the Cuban government, as well as businesses that took over firms forced out during the Cuban Revolution.) "He prevailed, establishing a perfec
Politico
added Feb 27, 2016 16:29
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Dr. Oz: ‘Dumb Cigarette Addiction’ Killed ‘Mob Wives’ Star Angela ‘Big Ang’ Raiola

“In the setting of that, she came on to get people to appreciate that this dumb cigarette addiction she picked up as a young woman, she wanted people to see the anguish in her face, as she was clear about the fact that cigarettes killed her,” he said.
IBT - International Business Times
added Feb 20, 2016 01:29
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Angela Raiola, Reality TV Star Known as ‘Big Ang,’ Dies

Tuesday in an appearance on the “Dr. Oz” show, in which she revealed that she had Stage 4 lung and brain cancer. She said that doctors were positive smoking had caused ...“I was smoking for 40 years...whoever smokes should quit, and if they didn’t start,
New York Times
added Feb 18, 2016 15:18
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The death of Antonin Scalia: Chaos, confusion and conflicting reports

Guevara acknowledged that she pronounced Scalia dead by phone, without seeing his body. Instead, she spoke to law enforcement...and Scalia’s physician...who said that the 79-year-old justice suffered from a host of chronic conditions. “He was having hea
Washington Post
added Feb 15, 2016 14:03
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Official: Scalia died of heart attack

The death certificate for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia will list myocardial infarction — a heart attack — as the official cause of death, Presidio County Judge Cinderela Guevara told WFAA on Sunday.
USA Today
added Feb 15, 2016 14:06
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McConnell: Don't replace Scalia until after election

Since McConnell sets the Senate's schedule, his remarks signal the GOP's intent to not confirm any nominee offered by President Obama. “The American people‎ should have a voice in the selection of their next Supreme Court Justice," he said in a stateme
The Hill
added Feb 13, 2016 23:50
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UPDATE: Scalia's death sets up ideological showdown

Antonin Scalia, the influential conservative and most provocative member of the Supreme Court, has died. He was 79...A smoker of cigarettes and pipes, Scalia enjoyed baseball, poker, hunting and the piano.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 13, 2016 23:42
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EXCLUSIVE: Captain Kirk and Mr. Spock came from two different planets but William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy bonded over Star Trek slights, anti-Semitic slurs, bad marriages and battles with alcohol - until their final falling out

in February 2014, Nimoy made public that he had been diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). He now needed an oxygen tank to help him breathe. He raged and cursed, 'Goddam it' and asked Shatner 'Why didn't you stop me from smoking'.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 11, 2016 18:53
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