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Longtime smoker from Daytona wins $300,000 in suit against R.J. Reynolds

Tweet A 77-year-old Daytona Beach woman has won $300,000 in what likely is the first verdict against a tobacco company in Central Florida out of thousands of suits filed statewide by ailing, longtime smokers. A Volusia jury has decided that R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company is partly liable for the lung cancer suffered by Stella Koballa. A circuit judge will review the verdict at a future court hearing. “We’re happy with the result and we ... Jump to full article >>