TITLE

U.S. Judge Continues Freedom Holdings Tobacco Settlement Case to June 2

AUTHOR(S)
Albanese, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/26/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31892, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a motion seeking a summary judgment declaring the 1998 tobacco Master Settlement Agreement illegal was continued on May 24, 2004 until June 2, 2004 by a federal district court in New York City. Lawsuit filed by Freedom Holdings and other small tobacco manufacturers against New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer and Commissioner of Taxation and Finance Arthur J. Roth.
ACCESSION #
13224356

 

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