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Big tobacco case reinstated in Minnesota

Tweet We have closely followed the recent outbreak of Florida suits claiming injuries from smoking, but today we turn our attention to tobacco-litigation news coming out of the Land of 10,000 Lakes. The Minnesota Court of Appeals yesterday gave a green light to a suit claiming that Philip Morris misled smokers by marketing low-tar cigarettes as a healthier form of tobacco. The court also authorized the suit to proceed as a class action, on behal ... Jump to full article >>