Headlines Tagged with ScotusSuit — 297 headlines found
declined to review the rejection of a $10 billion judgment against Philip Morris USA over cigarette labeling, shooting down a request by a class of smokers claiming that a biased Illinois high court justice shouldn’t have been involved in axing...
Jun 19, 2016 Law360
added Jun 20, 2016 21:01
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
PRICE v PHILIP MORRIS: On Petition for a Writ of Certiorari to the Supreme Court of Illinois SUPPLEMENTAL BRIEF FOR PETITIONERS (PDF)
it is highly unlikely that the Illinois Supreme Court would have silently accepted Justice Karmeier’s judgment that he was unbiased had it had the benefit of this Court’s decision in Williams.
Jun 14, 2016 Amazon CloudFront
added Jun 16, 2016 14:32
the company “completely glosses over the direct parallel between Williams and Justice Karmeier’s statements: both involved election campaign speeches, both expressed an attitude toward one side on an issue implicated in litigation, and both expressed a vi
Jun 9, 2016 Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
added Jun 10, 2016 01:47
The Court in Hawkes emphasized that regulated entities “need not assume” the risk of criminal and civil penalties “while waiting for [the agency] to ‘drop the hammer’ in order to have their day in court.” FDA, however, would require tobacco product manufa
Jun 7, 2016 Tobacco On Trial
added Jun 7, 2016 21:50
PRICE v PHILIP MORRIS: On Petition for a Writ of Certiorari to the Supreme Court of Illinois SUPPLEMENTAL BRIEF IN OPPOSITION (PDF)
it was petitioners’ counsel who tried to influence the outcome of the 2014 retention election by spreading lies about Justice Karmeier, accusing him, without a shred of evidence, of being bought and paid for by PM USA . . .
Jun 1, 2016 Amazon CloudFront
added Jun 16, 2016 14:43
Sweda talked to Altria CEO Marty Barrington... Barrington responded to Sweda's comments by acknowledging the risk but defending Altria's track record. "The company has done quite a good job of managing those risks," the CEO said, and "we could go down the
May 20, 2016 Motley Fool
added May 20, 2016 15:28
The jury also awarded $150 million in punitive damages, which was lowered to $25 million after further proceedings. The Court of Appeals upheld the damages, citing Philip Morris' "extraordinarily reprehensible conduct" in defrauding Schwarz and others t
May 17, 2016 Salem (OR) Statesman-Journal
added May 17, 2016 18:44
CERTIORARI DENIED 15-1013 PHILIP MORRIS USA INC. V. SCHWARZ, PAUL S.
May 16, 2016 Supreme Court of the United States
added May 16, 2016 18:43
The high court wasn't swayed by Philip Morris’ argument that Oregon’s partial retrial system had deprived it of its right to due process after an Oregon appellate court threw out the first jury’s $150 million punitive damage verdict — which was mostly fo
May 16, 2016 Law360
added May 16, 2016 18:40