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U.S. Supreme Court will not review motion in West Virginia smokers lawsuits

Ed Sweda...“The fact that this writ was denied does not necessarily mean that similar writs in the future will also be denied, nor does it serve as precedent since there is no Supreme Court decision on the issue.” There were initially 1,164 complaints, of
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 10, 2015 17:02
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PROPOSED WEST VIRGINIA TOBACCO TAX NOW IN LEGISLATURE

Kessler, D-Marshall, has introduced SB 420, a bill that would increase the tax on other tobacco products, as well as ad a 45 cent tax on cigarettes and a 7.5 cent per milliliter tax on e-cigarette liquid.
HalfWheel
added Feb 20, 2016 16:18
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[West Virginia] WVU employee battles tobacco policy

Dennis Cole, an employee of the Health Sciences Center for 23 years, recently filed a third petition against West Virginia University’s policy banning tobacco on campus. ... Walking past the library or behind Woodburn, it’s easy to see that students stil
Daily Athenaeum (West Virginia University)
added Sep 25, 2015 14:46
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[West Virginia] W.Va. Supreme Court Affirms Judgment For Big Tobacco ($$)

The judgment upheld in Monday’s decision was for part one of the trial, according to the opinion. A second part of the trial, in which separate individual juries, judge or judges will independently address issues unique to each plaintiff’s compensatory da
Law360
added Nov 3, 2014 21:08
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[West Virginia] Study says smoking bans beneficial to state

Contrary to popular belief, indoor smoking bans have been good for West Virginia businesses, according to a recently released federal study.
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
added Aug 12, 2013 09:26
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[West Virginia] Tobacco companies face judgment

Jurors selected from what could be the largest panel ever assembled in the state's history are expected to begin deciding next week whether tobacco companies are liable to West Virginia smokers.
Charleston (WV) Gazette
added May 8, 2013 01:54
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[West Virginia] LETTER: Tobacco industry must come clean

It is well past time for policy makers and court adjudicators to make the tobacco industry come clean, for tobacco prevention and cessation, as well as strong tobacco product taxation and other policies to be given more than just lip service in West Virgi
Charleston (WV) Gazette
added Jan 1, 2013 12:44
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[Canada, Virginia, West Virginia] Fahd Hamood Aljahaf and Muneer Kaid Khaled of New York sentenced in cigarette smuggling operation

collaborated to facilitate a trafficking network designed profit from the unlawful sale of contraband cigarettes. The defendants transported large quantities of cigarettes across state lines for redistribution and sale. The cigarettes were acquired in V
Indo-Canadian Voice (ca)
added May 18, 2016 19:35
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[West Virginia] Tobacco liability trial goes to jury

Hundreds of W.Va. smokers suing companies, alleging harm from cigarettes
Charleston (WV) Gazette
added May 15, 2013 17:20
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[West Virginia] Battle between smokers and non-smokers put to the test

WOWK-TV CBS 13 (Huntington, WV)
added May 19, 2012 11:11
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