The Great $145 Billion Smokeout Is Based On Arbitrary Jury Bias Raising Questions About Who Is Really Being Punished

Zinkewicz, Phil
July 2000
Insurance Advocate;07/29/2000, Vol. 111 Issue 30, p6
Examines the decision of a Florida jury in a class action product liability lawsuit that orders the tobacco industry to award plaintiffs with billion of dollars. Question on the amount of damages to be awarded to plaintiffs; Arguments in defense of the tobacco industry; Speculations on the bankruptcy of the tobacco industry.


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