R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Says Watershed Appeal In Florida Case Clarifies That There are No Special Rules for Engle Progeny Cases

Jul 22, 2010, 16:00 ET from R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company has issued the following statement:  "Watershed appeal in Florida case clarifies that there are no special rules for Engle progeny cases."

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