Archive for November, 2012

KESSLER ORDER #34: APPENDIX B Corrective Statements Implementation Details (Nov. 27, 2012) (PDF)

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

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EXCERPT:
Websites
Where the corrective statements are displayed on the websites
Size, color, and font of the on-screen text
Background color
How much text is on each page of the site
Should the statements be available in Spanish?
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Kessler Order #34: APPENDIX A - Corrective Statement Citations (Nov. 27, 2012)

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

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EXCERPT:
APPENDIX A
Corrective Statement Citations
Corrective Statement A: Adverse Health Effects of Smoking
A Federal Court has ruled that the Defendant tobacco companies deliberately deceived the American public about the health effects of smoking,1 and has ordered those companies to make this statement.2 Here is the truth:
Smoking kills, on average, 1200 Americans. Every […]

Judge Kessler’s ORDER #34-Remand Tells Tobacco Companies to Issue Corrective Statements (Nov. 27, 2012)

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

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Upon consideration of the briefs, the oral argument, and the entire record herein, and for the reasons set forth in the accompanying Memorandum Opinion, it is hereby
ORDERED that the text of the corrective statements shall be as follows: . . .
A Federal Court has ruled that the Defendant tobacco […]