Headlines Tagged with Secret Documents — 2,605 headlines found
it was revealed that the plaintiffs and two of the defendant companies had agreed to keep the companies' financial records sealed. There was a time when the earnings of two of the companies - Imperial Tobacco and Rothmans, Benson and Hedges - were a matt
Nov 21, 2014 Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Nov 24, 2014 12:43
A History of the Knowledge—and Ignorance—of Harms from Cigarettes in Canada, 1950-2000 - Expert Report submitted by Robert N. Proctor, Stanford University (PDF) [GO TO https://tobacco.asp.visard.ca/Main.htm, click on blue bar for access]
I have been asked to evaluate and comment on three expert reports . . . 1. All three fail to consult the tobacco industry‘s internal documents, which reveal a decades-long conspiracy to downplay the hazards of smoking.
Aug 19, 2011 Conseil québécois sur le tabac et la santé (Quebec Council on Tobacco and Health) (ca)
added Nov 27, 2012 13:07
A Florida jury awarded only $400,000 in punitive damages on Friday against Philip Morris and R.J. Reynolds after finding they concealed facts important to the health decisions of a smoker who died of lung cancer in 1995. The second-phase trial for puniti
Feb 17, 2017 Law360
added Feb 19, 2017 02:01
With medical marijuana now legal in nearly half the country and pot now a legal retail item in Washington and Colorado, it would make sense that the nation’s tobacco companies would be seeing the potential for making green from green. And a new report unc
Jun 3, 2014 The Consumerist (blog)
added Jun 5, 2014 11:18
documents from tobacco company archives at UC San Francisco show that major companies in the cigarette industry investigated joining the marijuana business in the late 1960s and early 1970s. The companies were driven then by the same shift in public atti
Jun 3, 2014 Los Angeles Times
added Jun 5, 2014 11:11
Upon consideration of Plaintiffs’ Unopposed Motion For Extension... ORDERED that Plaintiffs’ First Motion to Compel Production of Lorillard Documents Removed from the Minnesota Depository is now DUE April 22, 2015.
Apr 6, 2015 Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 6, 2015 15:22
[Florida] Jurors Hit RJR with $3M Compensatory Verdict, Deadlock on Punitives in Trial Over Smoker's Fatal Cancer
A day after awarding $3 million in compensatory damages for the role R.J. Reynolds played in the lung cancer death of a 46-year-old smoker, Florida state court jurors Wednesday declared themselves at an impasse over punitive damages, forcing a mistrial in
Mar 29, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 30, 2017 11:10
Sep 2, 2011 InjuryBoard.com
added Sep 2, 2011 00:00
SHILLERS FOR KILLERS / Revealed: How the tobacco industry paid journalists, scientists, activists and lawyers to cover up the most deadly crime in human history.
even those whose financial relationships with Big Tobacco are above-board...have been denounced in judicial court decisions as accessories to RICO...I’m going to name names. Some are surprising; some shocking; others downright horrifying.
Jul 7, 2015 Pando
added Jul 9, 2015 13:38
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 17TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA. IN RE: ENGLE PROGENY CASES TOBACCO LITIGATION. PERTAINS TO: DALE MOYER. CASE NO. 08-026337. VOLUME ONE. DEPOSITION / CAMEL SNUS WEBSITE. PRINT VERSION / URGENT - SYMPOS
May 13, 2015 Legacy Tobacco Documents Library
added May 13, 2015 20:11