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[Illinois] Philip Morris Skipped Facts In $10B Judgment Row, Class Says ($$)

A class of smokers claiming a biased Illinois high court justice caused the rejection of a $10 billion trial court judgment against Philip Morris USA over its labels shot back at the company’s arguments that its claims are total fiction, telling the U.S.
added Apr 12, 2016 14:49

AUDIO: Illinois Supreme Court Sides With Philip Morris In $10b Case — Again

Attorney George Zelcs, who represents the smokers, says he’s still digesting the opinion: “In one word: ‘disappointed’ is the word I would use." Zelcs says his team is weighing its next move.
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Nov 5, 2015 02:07

[Illinois] Supreme Court overturns reinstatement of Price v. Philip Morris, but leaves door slightly open for another Tillery appeal

The high court ruled 4-2 to overturn the Fifth District, but Justices did not shut down the 15 year old action. Instead, they invited a direct petition to recall a mandate they issued in favor of Philip Morris in 2006. “Under the hierarchical judicial s
Madison County (IL) Record
added Nov 5, 2015 01:08

[Illinois] Supreme Tort: The Campaign To Fire Justice Lloyd Karmeier

The cloud that’s been raining on Karmeier’s Supreme Court career comprises two cases. ... a $10.1 billion victory in the class action Price v. Philip Morris. In that case, the plaintiffs convinced a judge that the tobacco company defrauded customers by ma
90.7 KWMU-FM (St. Louis, MO)
added Feb 11, 2015 00:17

[Illinois] Ill. High Court To Review $10B Philip Morris Cigarette Verdict ($$)

George A. Zelcs of Korein Tillery, an attorney for the plaintiffs, told Law360 on Wednesday that the plaintiffs “feel very confident that the trial record below will be sustained on appeal” and that they “look forward to rearguing the case when the heari
added Oct 1, 2014 05:46

[Illinois] $10B Philip Morris Ruling Set To Spark Tobacco Suit Revival ($$)

clears a path for a new wave of litigation against the tobacco industry over its use of the terms "light" and "low tar" in advertisements, proving recent evidence that the Federal Trade Commission never explicitly authorized the use of the terms can carry
added Apr 30, 2014 22:58

[Illinois] Supreme Court denies Philip Morris’ motion for direct appeal

The Illinois Supreme Court on Friday denied Philip Morris’ request for direct appeal in the decade-old Madison County case over cigarette labeling.
Madison County (IL) Record
added Feb 20, 2013 22:56

Illinois judge rejects bid to revive cigarette lawsuit

It was not immediately clear Thursday whether Stephen Tillery, the St. Louis attorney who pursued the lawsuit involving so-called "light" and "low tar" cigarettes, would appeal Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth's ruling.
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 14, 2012 00:54

[Illinois] Philip Morris files proposed answer to petition in cigarette labeling suit; Includes emails from Tillery

Philip Morris filed its proposed answer to Tillery’s petition seeking relief from the dismissal of the $10.1 billion verdict entered in 2003 over claims that Philip Morris misled its customers through its use of “light” and “low tar” cigarette labeling.
Madison County (IL) Record
added Nov 1, 2012 20:32

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

it was petitioners’ counsel who tried to influence the outcome of the 2014 retention election by spreading lies about Justice Karmeier, accusing him, without a shred of evidence, of being bought and paid for by PM USA . . .
Amazon CloudFront
added Jun 16, 2016 14:43
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