Tobacco Firm Wants Summary Judgment; MSA Challenged

Alabenese, Elizabeth
May 2004
Bond Buyer;5/3/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31875, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the move of tobacco manufacturer Freedom Holdings Inc. to file a petition asking for a summary judgment in its lawsuit against New York. Possibility for the state to be barred from collecting further payments under the 1998 Master Settlement Agreement (MSA); Request of the company for the court to place a temporary injunction on the collection of MSA; Schedule of a hearing for arguments on the motion.


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