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[Missouri] No Second Round in Fatal Smoking Case (

A state court jury awarded the Thompsons $1,046,754 in 2003. After Michael died, Christi and their children filed a second lawsuit against the same defendants in 2012. A federal court dismissed the second lawsuit, finding that Missouri law
Courthouse News
added Aug 6, 2014 00:37
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[Missouri] 8th Circ. Says One-Recovery Rule Dooms Tobacco Death Suit ($$)

Eighth Circuit on Wednesday upheld the dismissal of a wrongful death action brought against R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Philip Morris USA Inc., holding that the dead man's relatives could not sue over his death because they had already brought a person
Law360
added Jul 31, 2014 12:12
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[Missouri] Court: No Recovery For Deceased Kansas City Smoker's Family

The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals cited Missouri’s “one recovery” rule, which bars wrongful death claims if the deceased person received redress for the same wrongful conduct during his lifetime. Ken McClain, an attorney who represented Thompson in
KCUR 89.3 FM (Kansas City, MO)
added Jul 31, 2014 00:49
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[Missouri] Cigarette Makers Lose Appeal of $1 Million Verdict

Findlaw
added Sep 30, 2006 00:00
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Missouri Court of Appeals affirms landmark decision awarding $2.1M to throat cancer survivor ($$)

Missouri Lawyers Media
added Sep 5, 2006 00:00
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[Missouri] Case Report for Michael S. Thompson v. Christi Thompson v. Brown & Williamson Tobacco Corporation and Phillip Morris USA

MoreLaw.com
added Aug 29, 2006 00:00
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[Missouri] Judge upholds tobacco verdict

Kansas City (MO) Star
added Aug 29, 2006 00:00
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ResponsibleParties / Smoking verdict opens doors in Missouri

Independence (MO) Examiner
added Nov 9, 2003 00:00
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[Missouri] SHELLY: At trial: Gray area of fault

Kansas City (MO) Star
added Nov 7, 2003 00:00
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MAJOR LITIGATION SETBACKS FOR TOBACCO INDUSTRY IN THE UNITED STATES

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Tobacco Control Resource Center
added Sep 20, 2006 00:00
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