U.S. Supreme Court Again Refuses To Disturb Florida Tobacco Ruling

U.S. Supreme Court Again Refuses To Disturb Florida Tobacco Ruling

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Supreme Court on Oct. 7 again refused to take up a Florida Supreme Court decision giving preclusive effect to liability findings from a tobacco class action trial that tobacco companies say violates their due process rights under the 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (Philip Morris USA Inc., et al. v. James L. Douglas, No. 13-191, U.S. Sup.).

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