Headlines Tagged with ScotusSuit — 294 headlines found
CONCLUSION The judgment below should be reversed and the RICO claims dismissed. At a minimum, the judgment should be vacated and the RICO claims remanded for further consideration.
Mar 7, 2016 SCOTUSBlog
added Mar 18, 2016 22:35
In Food and Drug Administration v. Brown & Williamson Tobacco Corp., for example, the Supreme Court decided 5-4 that the FDA did not have the authority to regulate tobacco... a pure textual analysis might well have required allowing the regulation. Ironic
Feb 16, 2016 CNN
added Feb 27, 2016 16:26
Feb 4 2016 Brief of respondents The European Community, et al. filed. / Feb 8 2016 Record requested from U.S.C.A. 2nd Circuit.
Feb 8, 2016 Supreme Court of the United States
added Feb 10, 2016 02:14
The irony is running thick in a debate at the U.S. Supreme Court between the Justice Department and 26 European governments suing the tobacco company RJR Nabisco...The issue is international comity and the reach of U.S. courts – but the two sides haven’t
Feb 9, 2016 Reuters
added Feb 9, 2016 22:13
For all I know the allegations are true, but this suit, in its current form, looks more like a vehicle for a hoped-for settlement than a real case. Kudos to Reynolds for fighting it.
Oct 2, 2015 Forbes
added Oct 2, 2015 20:06
Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI) was founded in 1984, backed by tobacco companies and other corporate and foundation funders. It ran tobacco disinformation campaigns in the 1980s while the industry faced growing government regulation and private law
Mar 1, 2015 Washington Spectator
added Mar 5, 2015 11:14
King Mountain Tobacco Co. Inc. said that an 1855 treaty between the Yakama and the federal government bars the state from forcing it to pay into an escrow fund set up for cigarette manufacturers that...
Feb 6, 2015 Law360
added Feb 7, 2015 03:31
“With all my heart, I believed it was from her. She told me it was from her,” McDonnell said in an interview broadcast Sunday night on CBS’ “60 Minutes.”..Jonnie R. Williams Sr., then-CEO of Star Scientific, bought the Rolex and gave it to Maureen McDonn
May 1, 2017 Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added May 1, 2017 11:56
CERTIORARI DENIED...15-1299 R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO, ET AL. V. KANE, ATT'Y GEN. OF PA
Oct 11, 2016 Supreme Court of the United States
added Oct 11, 2016 15:47
Ginsburg..."Unsupported by RICO's text, inconsistent with its purposes...the domestic-injury requirement for private suits replaces Congress' prescription with one of the court's own invention. Because the court has no authority so to amend RICO, I dissen
Jun 20, 2016 Courthouse News
added Jun 21, 2016 14:21