Tobacco Lawsuit Canada

Everything Possible To Encourage Addiction?

CBC | Posted 07.13.2013 | Canada Business

Three of Canada's tobacco giants began their defence Monday against a $27-billion class-action lawsuit in Montreal by calling a witness who said the d...

Big Tobacco Lawyers Attack Expert's Credibility

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - A Quebec judge has agreed to hear the testimony of a prominent witness in a massive class-action lawsuit against Big Tobacco, a man the ind...

Smokers Were 'Blind' If They Thought It Was Safe, Says Ex-Tobacco Exec

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.13.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A retired tobacco spokesman told a historic civil trial that people suing cigarette companies today must have been "blind" if they missed r...

Historic Tobacco Case Lands In Court

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.11.2012 | Canada

MONTREAL - Tobacco companies embroiled in a historic civil suit kicked off the trial Monday by arguing that smokers who get sick or can't kick the hab...

Up To $27 Billion At Stake In Tobacco Suit

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.10.2012 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - In the country next door, tobacco companies have been convicted in a landmark racketeering case and been forced because of other lawsuits t...

Big Tobacco Vs. The Provinces

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.09.2012 | Canada Politics

VICTORIA - British Columbia and five other provinces are teaming up to sue Canadian tobacco firms for health-care costs.B.C., New Brunswick, Nova Scot...