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Jury Awards $10M at Trial Against R.J. Reynolds Over Smoker's Stomach Cancer

Stock image.  Quincy, FL— R.J. Reynolds Tuesday was hit with a $10 million total damage award for the role jurors found it played in the cancer that cost a Florida smoker his stomach. Harris v. R.J. Reynolds, 2014-CA-000387 Read more … Continue reading

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The Lawfare Podcast: Molly Reynolds and Margaret Taylor on National Security and the 116th Congress

It's a new year with a new Congress, and the Democrats now control the House of Representatives. But how will that change affect the state of play for national security legal issues? To find out, Benjamin Wittes spoke last Friday … Continue reading

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Attorneys Debate Cause of Smoker's Death as Trial Against R.J. Reynolds Opens

Stock image.  Tampa, FL— Attorneys Thursday debated whether R.J. Reynolds was responsible for the death of a Florida mother of 9, as trial opened against the tobacco giant. Ellis v. R.J. Reynolds, 10-A-016308. Read more detail on Recent Health Care … Continue reading

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$3M Verdict Hits R.J. Reynolds for Lung Cancer That Killed Florida Man Years After He Quit Smoking

Stock image.  Fort Pierce, FL—Jurors last week handed down a $3 million verdict against R.J. Reynolds for the role it played in the lung cancer death of a Florida man who had quit smoking 11 years before developing the disease. … Continue reading

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R.J. Reynolds Cleared of Fault in Tobacco Trial Over Florida Grandmother's Death

Stock image.  Miami— R.J. Reynolds was cleared Friday of responsibility for the death of a South Florida grandmother who smoked for more than 40 years. Cohen v. R.J. Reynolds, 2014-CA-018677. Read more detail on Recent Health Care Law posts – … Continue reading

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