Headlines Tagged with ScotusSuit — 302 headlines found
The U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington reaffirmed Wednesday its August decision that the labels violate tobacco companies' free-speech rights under the First Amendment.
Dec 5, 2012 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 5, 2012 18:33
R.J. Reynolds is facing a possible boost to the punitive damages in a $28.1 million judgment in favor of a former Salem Kings cigarette smoker and laryngeal cancer survivor after the U.S. Supreme Court refused Monday to review the Second Circuit’s finding
Feb 26, 2018 Law360
added Feb 27, 2018 21:35
The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Philip Morris USA Inc. and others challenging a Pennsylvania court ruling that modified a national settlement over tobacco-related health care costs in a way that saved th
Oct 11, 2016 The Legal Intelligencer
added Oct 14, 2016 17:42
Plaintiffs in the case said Lloyd Karmeier, an elected member of the Illinois Supreme Court, should have stepped aside because he made statements during his 2014 election campaign criticizing the judgment and had received campaign contributions from a gr
Jun 20, 2016 Reuters
added Jun 21, 2016 11:17
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