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[Illinois] Judge to hear argument to restore $10.1 billion tobacco penalty

A Madison County, Ill., judge could decide Tuesday whether to reinstate the controversial $10.1 billion verdict delivered nine years ago in a lawsuit against Philip Morris over allegedly deceptive advertising of “light” cigarettes. Class-action plaintiff
Morris (IL) Daily Herald
added Aug 23, 2012 13:42

[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

Korein Tillery Tells Judge: Reinstate $10 Billion Verdict against Tobacco Company Because It Misled Illinois Supreme Court

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.
PR Web
added Aug 22, 2012 15:45

[Illinois, New Hampshire] NH SC decertifies 'light' cigarette class while Ill. court weighs similar case

Another state supreme court has rejected a class action lawsuit that claims tobacco companies misled customers by labeling some cigarettes as "light."
Legal NewsLine
added Aug 22, 2012 15:08

[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] Hearing set for Tuesday in decade-old case over 'light' and 'low tar' cigarette labeling

Set for 9 a.m. Tuesday, the hearing will mark St. Louis attorney Stephen Tillery's latest attempt to reignite the consumer fraud case over "light" and "lowered tar and nicotine" cigarette labeling that has been smoldering in the state's court system for
Madison County (IL) Record
added Aug 16, 2012 12:13

[Illinois] Tillery responds to Philip Morris opposition brief in Price

Stephen Tillery argues that facts that led to the dismissal of his $10.1 billion claim against Philip Morris over "light" cigarette labeling have been proven false and that, therefore, his petition for relief must be granted.
Madison County (IL) Record
added Jun 8, 2012 17:32

[Illinois] Ruth resets Tillery tobacco hearing to Aug. 21

Attorney Stephen Tillery is arguing that a judgment in favor of cigarette maker Philip Morris was "fundamentally flawed," because it was based on "false facts advanced by Philip Morris at every step in this litigation."
Madison County (IL) Record
added Jun 8, 2012 17:31

[Illinois] Philip Morris says no relief owed in suit over light cigarettes

Legal NewsLine
added Mar 30, 2012 00:00

Illinois Supreme Court Declines Review of Price Decision

Altria Group, Inc.
added Oct 28, 2011 00:00
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