Headlines Tagged with ScotusSuit — 310 headlines found
In what may turn out to be the most important federal campaign finance case since the 2010 decision in Citizens United, the court agreed to decide whether aggregate limits on federal campaign contributions are constitutional.
Feb 19, 2013 New York Times
added Feb 19, 2013 19:48
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
The justices today refused to hear a joint appeal from R.J. Reynolds and Vector Group Ltd. (VGR)’s Liggett unit. A jury said the two companies were responsible for the death of Janie Mae Clay, who smoked for 40 years and died in 2003 of lung disease.
Nov 26, 2012 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Nov 29, 2012 14:39
Clay's attorney, John S. Mills of The Mills Firm, said Monday that the tobacco industry has tried in the individual Engle cases to "create a new false controversy of doubt by suggesting that the [Engle] jury only concluded that a few unspecified brands o
Nov 26, 2012 Law360
added Nov 28, 2012 16:51
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Liggett Group LLC have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a $20 million judgment they say shows their due process rights are being trampled in Engle progeny cases — but only if the Florida high court rules against them i
Sep 14, 2012 Law360
added Sep 19, 2012 14:31
If the Court decides to resolve the split between the D.C. and Sixth Circuits on the tobacco warnings, it may have an ideal opportunity to clarify the meaning of that critical part of its commercial speech test. Rather than simply continue to ignore Just
Sep 14, 2012 Forbes
added Sep 14, 2012 20:08
Dec 6, 2010 Bloomberg News
added Dec 6, 2010 00:00
The Supreme Court announced on Monday that it would not take up either government or industry appeals of a landmark racketeering verdict against cigarette companies for what a lower court judge had termed a half-century of lying over the health effects of
Jun 28, 2010 New York Times
added Jun 29, 2010 00:00
By dismissing an Oregon case involving the death of a cigarette smoker, the justices have left open questions about their instructions to lower courts and the limits of punitive damages.
Apr 13, 2009 Los Angeles Times
added Apr 13, 2009 00:00
Nov 28, 2007 Oyez Project
added Nov 28, 2007 00:00