Headlines Tagged with ScotusSuit — 297 headlines found
lost a bid on Tuesday to have the U.S. Supreme Court review a decision that allowed Pennsylvania to receive a $125 million payment as part of a nationwide settlement over smoking-related health costs....
Oct 11, 2016 Law360
added Oct 11, 2016 21:34
“Today’s action by the U.S. Supreme Court effectively ends this case once and for all,” said Murray Garnic,...“Almost 10 years ago this case was dismissed against Philip Morris USA, and, after countless hearings, motions and legal maneuvers by the plainti
Jun 20, 2016 Altria Group, Inc.
added Jun 20, 2016 20:59
blasted Philip Morris’ claims that the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision in a death penalty case doesn’t apply to claims that a biased Illinois high court justice caused the rejection of a $10 billion trial court judgment over cigarette labeling, urgin
Jun 15, 2016 Law360
added Jun 15, 2016 17:15
[Virginia] McDonnell v. United States: On Writ of Certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit REPLY BRIEF FOR PETITIONER (PDF)
THE GOVERNMENT’S DEFINITION OF OFFICIAL ACTION IS BARRED, BASELESS, AND BOUNDLESS...The Government Rejects This Court’s Unanimous Sun-Diamond Decision...The Evidence Fails Under The Correct Legal Rule... The Jury Instructions Failed To Convey The Correct
Apr 13, 2016 Jones Day
added May 16, 2016 20:29
SCOTUS: PRICE v. PHILIP MORRIS: On Petition for a Writ of Certiorari to the Supreme Court of Illinois: BRIEF FOR RESPONDENT IN OPPOSITION (PDF)
two factual assertions: (i) that Philip Morris USA Inc. contributed "millions" to Justice Karmeier's 2004 and 2014 campaigns and (ii) that in 2014 Justice Karmeier made "pejorative" public comments...Both assertions are sheer fiction.
Mar 23, 2016 Amazon CloudFront
added Mar 28, 2016 15:21
heard oral arguments in a case that could determine whether an anti-racketeering law can be applied to alleged crimes that occur outside the country. If the case brought by the European Community succeeds, multinationals could face a wave of lawsuits.
Mar 22, 2016 Financial Times (uk)
added Mar 22, 2016 11:42
singlehandedly blocked a state court order requiring the tobacco companies to pay $270 million to start a smoking cessation program in Louisiana..."I think it reasonably probable that four justices will vote to grant certiorari," Scalia said, using the le
Jul 1, 2011 Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Feb 13, 2016 23:45
denied a writ of certoriari to the appellants, meaning that the West Virginia Supreme Court's November ruling upholding a state court jury's decision will stand. The effect is that the post-consolidation phase of the litigation will continue for 30 plaint
Jun 8, 2015 Law360
added Jun 9, 2015 12:30
The U.S. Solicitor General’s Office recommends the U.S. Supreme Court not address a petition for a writ of certiorari filed by a unit of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in December.
Jun 2, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 2, 2015 13:18
new study says, there has been a “corporate takeover of the First Amendment.”... Professor Coates also analyzed data ...“businesses are growing steadily more aggressive in their use of the First Amendment.” ... pharmaceutical firms, tobacco companies, min
Mar 23, 2015 New York Times
added Mar 23, 2015 12:46