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[Missouri] Is smoking in public park a constitutional right? Supreme Court refuses case

Arthur Gallagher, a smoker, challenged a ban on lighting up in city buildings, parks, and playgrounds in Clayton, Mo. The Supreme Court turned away the case Monday.
Christian Science Monitor
added May 13, 2013 13:35
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Tobacco Speech Case Teed Up For Supreme Court

The justices as soon as Monday could announce whether they will consider tobacco companies’ free-speech challenge to parts of a 2009 law that gave the FDA authority to regulate tobacco. The law among other things required tobacco manufacturers to reserv
Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Apr 18, 2013 16:48
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Jones Day lands six recent high court clerks

Jones Day has just hired its sixth former law clerk from the last U.S. Supreme Court term, possibly setting a record for the most clerks hired by a single firm from a single term.
Law.com
added Mar 6, 2013 07:01
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LEWIS F. POWELL, JR. ARCHIVES

As mentioned in the post of October 15, Justice Powell annotated a document listing all of the opinions in which he had written for the Court. The check marks he made next to 26 of the cases apparently denoted those of which he was most proud.
Washington and Lee University School of Law
added Dec 11, 2012 12:56
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The Powell Memo: A Call-to-Arms for Corporations

Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson explain the significance of the Powell Memorandum, a call-to-arms for American corporations written by Virginia lawyer (and future U.S. Supreme Court justice) Lewis Powell to a neighbor working with the U.S. Chamber of Com
Bill Moyers.com
added Dec 10, 2012 19:30
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The Lewis Powell Memo - Corporate Blueprint to Dominate Democracy

Greenpeace has the full text of the Lewis Powell Memo available for review, as well as analyses of how Lewis Powell's suggestions have impacted the realms of politics, judicial law, communications and education.
Greenpeace
added Dec 10, 2012 12:33
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Ad Industry Asks Supreme Court To Hear Tobacco Marketing Case

"These restrictions and requirements strike at the heart of advertiser rights to convey truthful information about legal products to adults," the Association of National Advertisers, American Advertising Federation and American Association of Advertising
MediaPost (Media Magazine)
added Nov 29, 2012 16:00
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[Florida] Supreme Court OKs $20-Million Smoker Award

Leaves door open for additional lawsuits in Florida
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Nov 27, 2012 06:54
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[Florida] High Court Won't Hear Tobacco Cos.' Engle Challenge ($$)

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Liggett Group LLC's call to review a $20 million judgment against them in an Engle progeny case, despite the companies' argument that their due process rights have been violated.
Law360
added Nov 26, 2012 16:25
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[Florida] Reynolds Rejected by Court on $20 Million Smoker Award

The U.S. Supreme Court let stand a $20 million award against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and a second cigarette maker, rebuffing the tobacco industry's latest effort to derail thousands of Florida suits.
Bloomberg News
added Nov 26, 2012 16:23
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