Illinois High Court Hears Oral Arguments in Tobacco Lawsuit

Albanese, Elizabeth
November 2004
Bond Buyer;11/12/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32009, p40
Trade Publication
Reports on the oral arguments presented in the Illinois Supreme Court in a lawsuit filed against Philip Morris USA Inc. by cigarette smokers in the state who claimed that misleading advertising made them believe that light cigarettes were a healthier option than full-flavored ones. Lower court ruling against the company; Philip Morris' arguments in calling for a reduction in the appeal bond set by the court.


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