Archive for October, 2014

US COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA CIRCUIT: APPELLANTS’ OPENING BRIEF (Sep 29, 2014)

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

20140929 APPELLANTS’ OPENING BRIEF
The PDF is Here
EXCERPT:
STATEMENT OF ISSUES
1. Whether the district court’s corrective statements violate the First Amendment and this Court’s 2009 mandate because they would compel Defendants to confess past misconduct and make assertions unsupported by the district court’s findings of fact, rather than provide purely factual and uncontroversial public-health information […]

Court of Appeals Docket for USA v. PHILIP MORRIS USA, et al Jul 30-Sep 29, 2014

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Court of Appeals DOCKET #: 13-5028 for USA v. PHILIP MORRIS USA, et al
EXCERPT:
09/29/2014 Open Document JOINT APPELLANT BRIEF [1514391] filed by Altria Group, Inc., Lorillard Tobacco Company, Philip Morris USA Inc. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company in 13-5028, 14-5161 [Service Date: 09/29/2014 ] Length of Brief: 13,343 Words. [13-5028, 14-5161] (Estrada, Miguel)
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