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[Illinois] 'Light' cigarette case comes back to life

His latest tactic: Tillery has asked state Supreme Court Justice Lloyd Karmeier to recuse himself from the case because Tillery alleges that Philip Morris helped get Karmeier elected to the high court in 2004. The Price case as it is known, named after
Chicago Tribune
added Jun 10, 2014 10:15
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[Illinois] Court reinstates tobacco verdict

In a dramatic turnaround, Illinois’s 5th District Appellate Court reinstated the historic $10.1 billion verdict in a class action lawsuit against Phillip Morris USA. The case has reverberated in Madison County since the verdict was announced in 2003 in
Edwardsville (IL) Intelligencer
added May 5, 2014 08:57
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[Illinois] Justices reinstate $10 billion Price verdict; Philip Morris vows to appeal

the appeals panel determined that Ruth’s discussion of what the Illinois Supreme Court would have decided had it addressed certain issues is “inherently speculative in a way its discussion of the impact of the new information on the issue it actually did
Madison County (IL) Record
added May 1, 2014 10:12
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[Illinois] EDITORIAL: For Tillery, no end in sight

What’s the secret to the amazing staying power of Tillery’s thirteen-year-old suit against Philip Morris (for allegedly misleading the public about the relative health benefits of light and low-tar cigarettes)? ... For the time being then, the case remain
Madison County (IL) Record
added Mar 9, 2013 11:17
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[Illinois] CAPITOL FACTS: Who won? The cigarette makers

... It passed last week after the trial lawyers were given a neat little plumb that guaranteed them higher contingency fees on big medical malpractice cases.
Ottawa (IL) Daily Times
added Jan 9, 2013 11:49
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Korein Tillery Tells Judge: Reinstate $10 Billion Verdict against Tobacco Company Because It Misled Illinois Supreme Court

against Philip Morris for deceptive advertising of so-called "light" cigarettes because the company factually misled the Illinois Supreme Court when it overturned the verdict in 2005.
PR Web
added Aug 22, 2012 15:45
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[Illinois] PRICE v. PHILIP MORRIS: PETITION FOR A WRIT OF CERTIORARI

Whether it violates the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment for a judge to participate in a case where the judge has made pejorative public statements...a reasonable public perception that one of the parties funded the judge's election camp
Amazon CloudFront
added Feb 8, 2016 19:12
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Philip Morris case reaches the Illinois Supreme Court again

A decade-old lawsuit over cigarette labeling that put Madison County on the map has once again made its way before the Illinois Supreme Court.
Madison County (IL) Record
added Feb 20, 2013 22:59
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U.S. High Court Denies Petition For Writ Of Cert In Illinois Smokers’ Appeal ($$)

on June 20 denied a petition for writ of certiorari filed by Illinois smokers seeking to challenge an Illinois Supreme Court justice’s participation in reversing a $10 billion verdict in a tobacco case based on the justice’s alleged acceptance of funding
Lexis Nexis
added Jul 20, 2016 20:53
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$10 billion cigarette case headed back to Illinois Supreme Court

appellate court reinstated the verdict in April, agreeing with the plaintiffs' attorney that new evidence might have altered the top court's decision in 2005 to overturn the judgment. Philip Morris asked the Supreme Court to revisit the case, and the top
Chicago Tribune
added Sep 24, 2014 18:56
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