No Rehearing On Ark. Tobacco Liability Law: 8th Circ.

Law360, New York (October 5, 2009, 4:49 PM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has declined to reconsider its affirmation that an Arkansas tobacco liability law does not violate the Sherman Act, in the final word on the court's decision to dump a Canadian cigarette maker's latest bid to depose state attorneys general in an antitrust case involving tobacco liability escrow money.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit on Thursday denied Grand River Enterprises Six Nations Ltd.'s petition for rehearing by the three-judge panel that issued the original ruling or for a rehearing...
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