Alberta Tobacco Lawsuit

Accusations 'Absolutely Inaccurate And False'

CBC | Posted 01.28.2013 | Canada Alberta

Premier Alison Redford told the Alberta legislature that accusations she was in conflict of interest when she chose her ex-husband's law firm for a go...

Why Did A Lucrative Contract Go To Premier's Ex's Firm?

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.28.2012 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta's justice minister is dismissing media reports that Premier Alison Redford personally intervened to ensure her ex-husband's law fir...

The Big Smoke: Fourth Province Set To Sue Tobacco Companies

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.31.2012 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - The Manitoba government has cleared the way for it to sue big tobacco companies for health-care costs.A law put forward by the NDP governme...

Guess Who's Getting Sued For 10 Billion Dollars...

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2012 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - Alberta is joining the list of provinces suing tobacco manufacturers for the costs of caring for patients with smoking-related illnesses.Pr...