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trial lawyers...are trying to force a judge they consider unfriendly—Illinois Supreme Court Justice Lloyd Karmeier—off the case....Tillery's motion alleges bias. Philip Morris lawyers will dispute that when they file a response due Thursday (Feb . 19).
Feb 15, 2015 Champaign (IL) News-Gazette
added Feb 15, 2015 11:17
“The Illinois Supreme Court has already once ordered judgment to be entered in PM USA’s favor. We believe that there are compelling reasons why the Illinois Supreme Court should do so again and reverse the intermediate court’s unprecedented ruling. We lo
Sep 24, 2014 Altria Group, Inc.
added Sep 28, 2014 06:41
it will appeal a ruling by an Illinois court that reinstated a $10.1 billion verdict against the tobacco giant for marketing its cigarettes as "light'" and "low tar," the latest dramatic turn in a high-stakes case that began more than a decade ago.
Apr 30, 2014 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Apr 30, 2014 10:29
An Illinois judge has refused to reopen a class-action lawsuit that produced a $10.1 billion verdict against cigarette-maker Philip Morris, handing the plaintiffs their latest setback in legal action now more than a decade old. It was not immediately cle
Dec 13, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Dec 13, 2012 15:04
Justice Anne Burke wrote for the majority that the plaintiffs could still ask the Illinois Supreme Court itself to reinstate the award, which it had thrown out in 2005. The court did not address the merits of such a request. Justice Charles Freeman diss
Nov 5, 2015 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Nov 6, 2015 02:57
Sep 24, 2014 Law360
added Sep 24, 2014 18:55
A three-judge panel yesterday reinstated the 2003 verdict, agreeing with plaintiffs’ lawyer Stephen Tillery that new evidence ... in 2008, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission said it had never addressed the use of those terms and rescinded its 1966 guidanc
Apr 30, 2014 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Apr 30, 2014 11:02
A Madison County judge decided Wednesday not to allow reopening of a class-action lawsuit that once won a $10.1 billion judgment against tobacco giant Philip Morris but was overturned on appeal.
Dec 13, 2012 St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Dec 13, 2012 15:48
Justice Charles E. Freeman, for instance, this year cited the “regretful history” of a multibillion-dollar tobacco lawsuit in which he reiterated claims that the majority justices had grown “desensitized” to average citizens and were trying to “quickly a
Dec 29, 2015 Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
added Dec 30, 2015 16:59
“Today’s action by the Illinois Supreme Court effectively wipes away the last seven years of court proceedings and requires the plaintiffs to start from scratch,” said Murray Garnick, Altria Client Services senior vice president and associate general cou
Nov 4, 2015 Altria Group, Inc.
added Nov 5, 2015 02:04