Tobacco Companies Answer Engle Progeny Complaint In Federal Court

(January 19, 2016, 12:37 PM EST) -- JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Following the removal of an Engle progeny case from a Florida state court to a federal court, two of the tobacco companies on Jan. 11 responded with separate answers, both saying the claims were without merit (Murray Graveline v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, et al. No. 8:16cv20, M.D. Fla.).

(R.J. Reynolds’ answer available. Document #04-160120-016B.)

Murray Graveline filed the suit in the 13th Judicial Circuit Court in and for Hillsborough County. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Philip Morris USA Inc. on Jan. 4...
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