Natural American Spirit Cigarette Smokers Sue, Alleging False Advertising
Mealey's (July 21, 2016, 10:51 AM EDT) -- WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Two smokers of Natural American Spirit cigarettes on June 21 filed a putative class action in federal court against the manufacturers, alleging that they falsely advertise, label and market the cigarettes as “Natural,” “Additive Free,” “100 Percent Additive Free” and “Organic” (Jason Cole, et al. v. Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Inc., et al., No. 1:16-cv-006787, M.D. N.C.).
(Complaint available. Document #04-160722-016C.)
Florida resident Jason Cole and North Carolina resident Rachael King sued Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co. Inc. (SFNTC) and Reynolds American...