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Korein Tillery Tells Judge: Reinstate $10 Billion Verdict against Tobacco Company Because It Misled Illinois Supreme Court, 21 August 2012. (PDF)

asks a judge ... to reinstate the landmark $10.1 billion verdict 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.
Korein Tillery
added Dec 14, 2012 03:08

[Illinois] Ruth hears arguments over petition in cigarette labeling case; Declines to issue immediate ruling

After a nearly eight-hour hearing today, Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth declined to immediately rule on a petition seeking relief from the dismissal of a $10.1 billion verdict over "light" and "low tar" cigarette labeling.
Madison County (IL) Record
added Aug 22, 2012 15:48

[Illinois] Madison county judge hears arguments in historic tobacco lawsuit

A judge said today he would take into advisement arguments on whether to reinstate a historic lawsuit that resulted in a $10.1 billion verdict against tobacco giant Philip Morris.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Aug 21, 2012 21:15

[Illinois] Altria Stock Hits New Highs After Supreme Court Win

Investors applauded the favorable ruling, sending the stock to new heights. Let's take a closer look at Price v. Philip Morris and the implications of the recent decision from the highest court in the nation.
Motley Fool
added Jun 22, 2016 18:47

[Illinois] End of the road for Price v. Philip Morris

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined attorney Stephen Tillery's petition for review in the 15-year-old Price v. Philip Morris case. An announcement was made this morning by the high court, and it means that all legal challenges have been exhausted in att
Madison County (IL) Record
added Jun 20, 2016 19:52

PRICE v. PHILIP MORRIS: On Petition for a Writ of Certiorari to the Supreme Court of Illinois / Brief for Respondent in Opposition (PDF)

There is not a shred of evidence that PM USA or any of its affiliates contributed directly to Justice Karmeier's campaigns or used other organizations to contribute indirectly. Petitioners note that a PM USA affiliate was one of tens of thousands of don
added Apr 12, 2016 14:59

[Illinois] Philip Morris: Plaintiffs have not proven damages; High court takes Price case under advisement, again

Thompson, who governed for 14 years (1977-91) without a whiff of scandal, spoke as counsel for cigarette maker Philip Morris. In the Supreme Court chamber, at age 79, he stood up against a team of plaintiff attorneys seeking to recover a class action bo
Madison County (IL) Record
added May 21, 2015 19:04

[Illinois] Tobacco case gets second go-around

To one side, it was “the most massive fraud in American history.” To the other, the Illinois Supreme Court should not become the first court to overrule itself based on a federal agency’s amicus brief. Those were the characterizations lobbed across the c
Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
added May 20, 2015 05:51

[Illinois] $10 Billion Smoking Case Reheard By State Supreme Court

A lawyer for the smokers says his clients ought to be compensated. One point of contention in the earlier case was that Justice Lloyd Karmeier, who eked out another decade term in November's election, had indirectly benefited from a half-million dollar
WNIJ - WNIU (DeKalb, IL)
added May 19, 2015 16:10

[Illinois] Price ‘Light’ Case Revisited

For the second time, the Illinois State Supreme Court will hear arguments in a lawsuit against tobacco company Philip Morris USA, reported WQAD. The litigation started when Sharon Price and other plaintiffs claimed the tobacco giant fraudulently used ter
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added May 19, 2015 05:30
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