Florida jury awards smoker’s widow $23-billion in damages against RJ Reynolds Tobacco

A Florida jury has awarded the widow of a chain smoker who died of lung cancer punitive damages of more than $23-billion in her lawsuit against the RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company, the nation’s second-biggest cigarette maker.

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A Florida jury has awarded the widow of a chain smoker who died of lung cancer punitive damages of more than $23-billion in her lawsuit against the RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company, the nation’s second-biggest cigarette maker.

The judgment, returned on … Read the rest