Jury Finds Florida Woman Was Not Engle Class Member

Mealey's (February 24, 2016, 2:33 PM EST) -- PALM BEACH, Fla., — A Florida jury on Feb. 23 found that a woman who sued two tobacco companies claiming that they concealed the dangers of smoking from her was not a member of the Engle class and, therefore, entered a verdict in favor of the defense (Elizabeth Ann Smith et al. v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., No. 2007-CA-023930, Fla. Cir., 15th Jud. Cir., Palm Beach Co.).

The jury in the 15th Judicial Circuit Court for Palm Beach County found that Elizabeth Ann Smith did not...
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