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The Aries Journal is one of my favorite journals. It got some tread, that’s for sure. It traveled with me on a Greyhound Journal from Redlands, California to Cheyenne, Wyoming and back again.   24 more words

Reynolds American CEO talks tobacco's future

Susan Cameron spent 30 years at tobacco giant Reynolds American, rose to CEO and retired in 2011. Two years later, she made the unexpected decision to return. 659 more words


Wall Street Big Tobacco deals have left US states with billions of debt

In November 1998, attorneys general from across the country sealed a historic deal with the tobacco industry to pay for the health care costs of smoking. 4,941 more words

Tobacco giant to pay $23bn damages to Florida smoker’s widow

Source: RT

A jury in Florida has awarded the widow of a chain smoker who died of lung cancer at the age of 36 punitive damages of $23 billion. 409 more words


Widow Awarded $23 Billion From Tobacco Company

A widow in Florida has been awarded $23 billion in a lawsuit against tobacco company RJ Reynolds.


Widow: Jury Sent Big Tobacco a $23B Message [VIDEO]

A Florida widow, Cynthia Robinson, was awarded $23.6 billion in the death of her chain-smoking husband on Monday. Robinson called the massive verdict a message to Big Tobacco, even though she likely won’t see much, if any, of the money. 79 more words