Plaintiff Wins Tobacco Trial Phase 1 (Liability)

Posted by msch on Mar 10, 2010 4:20:00 PM

Verdict read in Cohen v. R.J. Reynolds

Judge Jeffrey Streitfeld read the verdict this afternoon in Cohen v. RJ Reynolds.  The jury found that Nathan Cohen had lung cancer, and that cigarette smoking was the legal cause of his lung cancer and death.

CVN will provide a live webcast of Phase 2 of the Cohen v. RJ Reynolds trial, starting tomorrow morning at 9:30am Eastern Time.

Topics: Toxic Torts, Cohen v. RJ Reynolds, Products Liability, Engle Progeny, Tobacco Litigation