Jury Sides With R.J. Reynolds In Florida Engle Progeny Case
Mealey's (June 25, 2018, 1:24 PM EDT) -- MIAMI — A plaintiff’s assertions of Engle class membership were rejected June 22 by a Florida jury, which rendered a verdict in favor of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. on allegations of wrongful death by the son of a smoker (Mark Cohen, as Personal Representative to the Estate of Shirley Cohen v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., et al., No. 14-018677CA23, Fla. Cir., 11th Jud., Dade Co.). VIDEO FROM THE TRIAL IS AVAILABLE.
(Verdict available. Document #04-180718-003V.)
Jurors empaneled before Judge Barbara Areces of the 11th Judicial Circuit...