TITLE

Philip Morris Seeking High Court's Stay on Illinois Ruling

AUTHOR(S)
Albanese, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/22/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31682, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on plans of tobacco trader Philip Morris USA Inc. to seek High Court stay on Illinois's Supreme Court ruling to prevent plaintiffs, who won 10.1 billion dollar judgment against the company, from asking for the money until a lower court verdict regarding the matter. Charges made by plaintiff against the company; Reasons given by the company for its appeal; Background of the case.
ACCESSION #
10333262

 

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