Tobacco verdict may cost insurers

Lonkevich, Dan
August 1996
National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;8/19/96, Vol. 100 Issue 34, p3
Reports on the implications of a court decision against Brown & Williamson Tobacco Corp. Landmark verdict handed down by Florida state court in case called Grady Carter v. American Tobacco; Documents indicating that tobacco industry knew nicotine was addictive and hid information from smokers; Lawsuit against the tobacco industry to recover Medicaid costs related to tobacco products.


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