Civil Warriors

Author: Dan Zegart
Publisher: Delacorte Press
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This important work is at once a grand adventure and a towering work of investigative journalism--an eye-opening report on the way justice really works in America today.

Up In Smoke

Author: Martha A. Derthick
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1483304647
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Dan Zegart, Civil Warriors: The Legal Siege on the Tobacco Industry (New York:
Delacorte, 2000), 281. The Oklahoma suit, filed in June 1996, named three
industry law firms as defendants: Shook, Hardy and Bacon of Kansas City; Jacob,
Medinger and Finnegan of New York; and Chadbourne and Parke of New York.
See Graham E. Kelder Jr. and Richard A. Daynard, “The Role of Litigation in the
Effective Control of the Sale and Use of Tobacco,” Stanford Law & Policy Review
8, no.

The New York Times Book Reviews 2000

Author: New York Times Staff
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9781579580582
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By ROGER PARLOFF CIVIL WARRIORS: The Legal Siege on the Tobacco
Industry By Dan Zegart. 358 pp. New York: Delacorte Press. $25.95. When his
mother was dying from emphysema in 1984, the product liability lawyer Ronald
Motley made a promise to her. "I'm going to get 'em, Mom," he said, referring to
the tobacco companies. "I swear to you before God, if it's the last thing I do, I'll get
'em." And, as we know, he did. In late 1998, when a multistate settlement
agreement was ...

Smoking Kills

Author: Conrad Keating
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 1909930415
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On 14 May 1994, Michael Moore, attorney general for the state of Mississippi,
filed the first Medicaid lawsuit against thirteen tobacco companies, claiming that
they should reimburse the state for the costs of treating those with smoking-
related diseases Attorney generals from other states joined the suit, and the great
Chinese wall of legal protection behind which Big Tobacco had operated was
about to be breached in a dramatic way1 In Florida, Stanley and Susan
Rosenblatt, ...


Author: Harold V. Cordry
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0874369673
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Radio and especially television continued to portray cigarette smoking as
glamorous and sophisticated long after publication of the Surgeon General's
1964 report identifying smoking as a leading cause of lung cancer. Thomas
Whiteside describes the infighting between the tobacco industry and its
opponents, which eventually led to a total ban of broadcast advertising. Zegart,
Dan. Civil Warriors: The Legal Siege of the Tobacco Industry. New York:
Delacorte, 2000. 358p. $25.95 ISBN ...

Tobacco Industry And Smoking

Author: Fred C. Pampel
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438119038
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Fred C. Pampel. Zegart, Dan. Civil Warrior: The Legal Siege on the Tobacco
Industry. New York: Delacorte Press, 2000. Written in the form of a narrative story,
this book follows the civil litigation against the tobacco industry from the
perspective of the trial lawyers who brought the suits, particularly Ron Motley.

Bridging The Ideological Divide An Analysis Of Views On Tobacco Policy Across The Political Spectrum

Publisher: Am Cncl on Science, Health
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He has represented injured smokers in several landmark lawsuits against the
tobacco industry and is the most recent recipient of the Joseph W. Cullen Award
for “outstanding courage and commitment in leading the effort to eliminate
tobacco-related diseases,” which was presented at the Eighth World Conference
on Lung Cancer in Dublin, Ireland. Mr. Douglas' tobacco-related contributions are
chronicled in the book Civil Warriors: The Legal Siege on the Tobacco Industry, ...

Mississippi Politics

Author: Jere Nash
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 9781604731408
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... tobacco settlement include Michael Orey, Assuming the Risk: The Mavericks,
the Lawyers, and the Whistle-Blowers Who Beat Big Tobacco (Boston: Little
Brown, 1999); Dan Zegart, Civil Warriors: The Legal Siege on the Tobacco
Industry (New York: Delacorte Press, 2000); Carrick Mollenkamp, Adam Levy,
Joseph Menn, and Jeffrey Rothfeder, The People vs. Big Tobacco: How the
States Took on the Cigarette Giants (Princeton, NJ: Bloomberg Press, 1998);
Peter Pringle, Cornered: ...


Author: Eric A. Feldman
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674036789
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The report, Tobacco Consumption 1970-1994 in the Member States of the EU, in
Norway & Iceland, available at <http://
docs/tobacco.pdf>, attempts a similar type of classification scheme for the
European ... Civil Warriors: The Legal Siege on the Tobacco Industry (New York:
Delacorte Press, 2000); David A. Kessler, A Question of Intent: A Great American
Battle with a Deadly Industry (New York: Public Affairs Press, 2001); and Tara
Parker-Pope, ...


Author: British Library
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415262378
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Includes bibliographical references and index. 831 China's newly enacted
intercountry adoption law: friend or foe? Crystal J. Gates. Ind. J. Glob. Legal Stud.
7:1 Fall: 1999 pp.369-392. 832 Civil warriors: the legal siege on the tobacco
industry. Dan Zegart. New York: Delacorate Press, 2000. 358p. ISBN:
0385319355. Includes index. 833 A csoportos letszamleepftes hazai es eur6pai
szaba^yozasa. [In Hungarian]; [The Hungarian and European regulation of
collective redundancy].