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The Illinois Supreme Court denied Philip Morris' request for direct appeal in a long-running, dismissed $10 billion case over cigarette labeling. The decade-long class action was revived when St. Louis attorney Stephen Tillery filed an appeal for t
Feb 20, 2013 Courthouse News
added Feb 20, 2013 16:12
The Illinois Supreme Court on Friday denied Philip Morris’ request for direct appeal in the decade-old Madison County case over cigarette labeling.
Feb 16, 2013 Madison County (IL) Record
added Feb 20, 2013 22:56
Tillery’s trying to reignite a ten-year-old, $10 billion judgment in his favor (with $2 billion in attorneys’ fees) that was vacated in 2005. It looks like his latest appeal is headed to the State Supreme Court, again. The justices should flush it one l
Feb 2, 2013 Madison County (IL) Record
added Feb 20, 2013 22:58
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.
Jan 23, 2013 Madison County (IL) Record
added Feb 20, 2013 22:59
... 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.
Jan 9, 2013 Ottawa (IL) Daily Times
added Jan 9, 2013 11:49
A multibillion-dollar class action against tobacco giant Philip Morris cannot be reopened, a Madison County judge said.
Dec 14, 2012 Courthouse News
added Dec 14, 2012 12:14
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.
Dec 13, 2012 PR Web
added Dec 23, 2012 21:44
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.
Dec 13, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Dec 14, 2012 00:54
Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth on Wednesday denied a petition seeking to reopen a 12-year-old lawsuit over “light” cigarette labeling.
Dec 13, 2012 Madison County (IL) Record
added Dec 13, 2012 15:51
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