Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with StarSuit 60 headlines found

4 Views

[Virginia] Justices Hint Bribery Law Goes Too Far In McDonnell Case ($$)

A skeptical U.S. Supreme Court pushed back Wednesday at the federal government's broad definition of "official acts" that can support a bribery charge, even floating the idea it could throw out the statute underlying former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's b
Law360
added Apr 27, 2016 21:48
1 View

[Virginia] ROBERT F. MCDONNELL, Petitioner, v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Respondent. On Writ of Certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit (PDF)

case against Governor McDonnell centers on his interactions with Jonnie R. Williams, Sr., who was CEO of a Virginia-based public company, Star Scientific. Specifically, the Government alleged that Williams provided benefits to the Governor and his fa
Jones Day
added Mar 26, 2016 21:46
1 View

[Virginia] Ex-Va. Gov.'s Bribery Appeal Heads To Supreme Court ($$)

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s appeal of his bribery convictions, taking on his contention that the trial court took too broad a view of his use of official powers, according to an order list on Friday.
Law360
added Jan 15, 2016 23:53
1 View

[Virginia] Shades of Star

Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals (formerly Star Scientific), is seeking $176,582.34 in damages and an injunction against Jones and his wife Stacey to stop them from future sales of Anatabloc nutritional supplements and cosmetic products.
SoVaNow (South Boston, VA News & Record)
added Oct 14, 2015 12:56
12 Views

Reynolds agrees to $15M resolution in Mississippi dispute

The two disputes involve what Jim Hood, Mississippi’s attorney general, called an underreporting of cigarette shipments by Brown & Williamson, through a partnership with Star Tobacco, and by R.J. Reynolds. “The original settlement requires Brown & Willia
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 23, 2015 17:52
2 Views

[Illinois] Judge Rejects Lawsuit Targeting Scandal-Linked Supplement

Illinois resident Howard Baldwin, who said he purchased the Anatabloc supplements for $99.99 per bottle, accused the companies and GNC Holdings Inc. of misleading consumers regarding the supplement’s effectiveness against these diseases.
National Law Journal
added Jan 23, 2015 13:00
2 Views

Virginia’s McDonnell Tells of Pursuing Loan From Businessman

McDonnell said there was nothing illegal and no favors done in exchange for the loan from the wealthy businessman, Jonnie R. Williams Sr. “My administration hadn’t done anything for him,” Mr. McDonnell testified as his trial’s fourth week concluded. “He’s
New York Times
added Aug 22, 2014 18:17
3 Views

Virginia Ex-Governor and Wife Set to Begin Defense at Trial

Prosecutors said they would rest their case on Thursday, believing they have sufficiently shown that the McDonnells took “official action” to benefit the donor and businessman, Jonnie R. Williams Sr., and his dietary supplement, Anatabloc, in return for
New York Times
added Aug 15, 2014 11:44
8 Views

[Virginia] Star Scientific reports bigger loss and higher sales, discloses third lawsuit

Sales at embattled supplement maker rose in 1Q; another lawsuit filed
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added May 17, 2013 10:29
9 Views

FAESSEL: Star Scientific and Dirty Politics

this is an attack on the messenger, not the message. Star’s advancing science and superb test results that include four peer reviews of anatabine / Anatabloc clearly demonstrate its efficacy. Accordingly, Star’s building scientific narrative is p
SmallCap Network
added May 13, 2013 16:13
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines