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Jury Awards $3.75M in Trial Against RJR Over "Greatest Generation" Smoker's Fatal COPD

Posted by Arlin Crisco on May 17, 2019 9:42:46 AM

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Tampa, FL— R.J. Reynolds was hit with a $3.75 million verdict this week for the part jurors found the company played in a Florida woman’s fatal respiratory disease. Durrance-Jones v. R.J. Reynolds, 2008-CA-009036.

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Topics: Durrance v. R.J. Reynolds

Judge Declares Mistrial Due to Plaintiff's Death in Case Against Philip Morris and RJR

Posted by Arlin Crisco on May 16, 2019 10:10:37 AM

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Vero Beach, FL— A Florida state court judge Monday declared a mistrial eight days into trial against the nation’s two largest tobacco firms, following the death of the plaintiff in the case. Collar v. R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris, 2011-CA-000115.

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Topics: tobacco, Engle Progeny, Florida, Collar v. R.J. Reynolds

CVN To Webcast Nation’s 1st Opioid Crisis Trial

Posted by David Siegel on May 15, 2019 12:23:11 PM

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Topics: Pharmaceutical

BREAKING: $21.6M Verdict for Crash That Cost Man His Leg, While Trucking Co. Found 99.99% at Fault

Posted by Arlin Crisco on May 10, 2019 7:20:03 PM

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Dalton, GA— A Georgia jury slapped a trucking company and its driver with nearly all of a $21.6 million verdict Friday for the role it found they played in a crash that left a Georgia man with lifelong injuries. Monroe v. Lane's Equipment Rental, et al., 16-CI-00833.  

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Topics: Georgia, Transportation, Trucking, Monroe v. Lane's Equipment Rental, Inc., et al.

RJR on Trial for Cancer That Took Woman's Voice Box

Posted by Arlin Crisco on May 10, 2019 4:01:31 PM

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Miami— Attorneys last week debated what drove a Florida woman’s smoking decisions across more than four decades, as trial opened against R.J. Reynolds over the throat cancer that took her voice box.  Moore v. R.J. Reynolds, 2008-CA-000858.

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