Philip Morris Seeking High Court's Stay on Illinois Ruling

Albanese, Elizabeth
July 2003
Bond Buyer;7/22/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31682, p3
Trade Publication
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.


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