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[Illinois] Philip Morris Tells High Court No Bias In Axed $10B Judgment ($$)

Allegations by a class of smokers that a biased Illinois Supreme Court justice caused the rejection of a $10 billion trial court judgment against Philip Morris USA over light and low-tar cigarette labels are “sheer fiction” and don't warrant a review of
added Mar 26, 2016 17:13

[Illinois] Jim Dey: Philip Morris case lights back up

The sum and substance of Tuesday's argument concerns whether a decision rendered final years ago by the Illinois Supreme Court can be revisited. Does the 2008 U.S. Supreme Court decision rejecting the claim of federal pre-emption constitute "newly disc
Champaign (IL) News-Gazette
added May 19, 2015 00:37

Illinois Supreme Court agrees to review Price v. Philip Morris

The justices today granted Philip Morris’ petition for leave to appeal the April ruling from the Fifth District Appellate Court, which reversed the lower court and effectively reinstated the $10.1 billion verdict in the lawsuit St. Louis attorney Stephen
Madison County (IL) Record
added Sep 24, 2014 18:57

Illinois appeals court reinstates $10B verdict against Philip Morris in 'light' cigarette suit

Philip Morris swiftly decried Tuesday's ruling by a three-judge panel of the Mount Vernon-based 5th District Appellate Court, saying it would ask the Illinois Supreme Court to review the matter. As that takes place, Philip Morris said, the latest decisio
AP - Associated Press
added May 1, 2014 09:53

[Illinois] Korein Tillery to Appeal Light Cigarette Ruling

The historic Price v. Philip Morris “light” cigarette fraud case is once again heading back to the Illinois appellate courts to determine the fate of a $10.1 billion verdict handed down in 2003.
PR Web
added Dec 23, 2012 21:44

[Illinois] Ruth denies petition to reopen Price v. Philip Morris

Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth on Wednesday denied a petition seeking to reopen a 12-year-old lawsuit over “light” cigarette labeling.
Madison County (IL) Record
added Dec 13, 2012 15:51

[Illinois] Ruth makes it clear that Philip Morris labeling case will not end with him

There was a lot of back-and-forth between the attorneys and Ruth during the nearly eight-hour long hearing this week. The judge asked dozens of questions to both Tillery and Lombardi on various aspects of the pending motion, as well as on the case in gen
Madison County (IL) Record
added Aug 24, 2012 00:53

PRICE v PHILIP MORRIS: On Petition for a Writ of Certiorari to the Supreme Court of Illinois SUPPLEMENTAL BRIEF FOR PETITIONERS (PDF)

it is highly unlikely that the Illinois Supreme Court would have silently accepted Justice Karmeier’s judgment that he was unbiased had it had the benefit of this Court’s decision in Williams.
Amazon CloudFront
added Jun 16, 2016 14:32

UPDATE 1-Illinois top court voids $10.1 bln Philip Morris 'light' verdict

* Smokers claim were misled by ads for "light" cigarettes * Plaintiffs can still pursue case in Illinois Supreme Court (Adds statements from plaintiffs' lawyer, Philip Morris)
added Nov 6, 2015 21:10

Supreme Court rejects appeal from Illinois smokers

The justices did not comment in leaving in place an Illinois Supreme Court ruling in favor of the cigarette maker. The smokers objected to the participation of state Supreme Court Justice Lloyd Karmeier, who they said benefited from tobacco money in his
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 20, 2016 19:15
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