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Philippines President Signs the Control Act on the National Integrated Cancer

The National Integrated Cancer Control Act Rodrigo Duterte, the President of the Philippines, signed the National Integrated Act which is an act that specifically aims to lower the cases of cancer in the Philippines by increasing the rate of people … Continue reading

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$10M Total Verdict in Wrongful Death Cancer Case Against RJR and Philip Morris

Stock image.  Fort Lauderdale, FL— Jurors this week awarded $10 million to the family of a Florida smoker whose cancer death they linked to cigarettes and a tobacco industry scheme to hide their dangers. Neff v. R.J. Reynolds and Philip … Continue reading

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$800K Punitive Verdict Handed Down Against Philip Morris for Smoker's Lung Cancer

Stock image.  Fort Lauderdale, FL— Philip Morris was hit with an $800,000 punitive verdict Tuesday for its role in the cancer an alcohol abuse counselor developed after years of smoking the company’s cigarettes. McCall v. Philip Morris, 2007-CV-036888. Read more … Continue reading

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Third Roundup Cancer Trial Begins on March 25 in Oakland, California

Share This Item March 8, 2019 – Oakland, California – –The trial of Pilliod v. Monsanto Company (now Bayer) begins with jury selection on Monday, March 25, 2019, in Superior Court of California for the County of Alameda before Judge … Continue reading

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Monsanto Motion Denied for Summary Judgment in Roundup Cancer Cases

Share This Item March 7, 2019 – San Francisco, California – – The federal judge overseeing the federal Monsanto Roundup cancer multidistrict litigation (MDL) denied Monsanto’s motion for summary judgment on non-causation grounds, finding that the plaintiffs’ claims in three bellwether … Continue reading

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