Missouri State Jury Renders Verdict For Philip Morris
(April 11, 2016, 11:44 AM EDT) -- ST. LOUIS — A state jury in Missouri on April 7 found in favor of Philip Morris USA Inc. in the second trial of a 16-year-old class action suit in which the plaintiffs allege that the tobacco company violated state merchandising laws when marketing Marlboro Lights (Deborah Larsen v. Philip Morris USA Inc., No. 002-00406-02, Mo. Cir., 22nd Jud. Cir., St. Louis).
(Verdict available. Document #04-160420-008V.)
The jury ruled in favor of Philip Morris on the class claims and the individual claims brought by Deborah Larsen....