Widow Awarded Over Tobacco Lawsuit. A jury awarded $350,000 to a woman who blamed a tobacco company after her husband a smoker for more than four decades died of lung cancer. It was the first time a jury in New York state awarded damages against a tobacco company. Gladys Frankson, whose husband, Harry, began smoking in … [Read more...] about New York Jury Awards Widow $350,000 In Tobacco Lawsuit
As health and quality concerns trouble the e-cigarette industry, experts and the public await the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s action to regulate the devices. E-cigarettes, battery-powered devices that heat nicotine liquid into an inhalable vapor, have been touted as a means to wean smokers from traditional cigarettes. … [Read more...] about What Action Will the FDA Take on E-cigarettes?