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Lawsuit: Automotive, tobacco companies owe $27 million for man’s untimely death

8 Oct 2018 by under Legal

smoking 100x100 Lawsuit: Automotive, tobacco companies owe $27 million for mans untimely deathLouis Summerlin was in severe pain in the months leading up to his lung cancer death. His wife, Joanna, suing on behalf of her late husband, believes R.J. Reynolds, Phillip Morris, and owe her $27 million for exposing her husband to cancer-causing asbestos in their cigarettes and brakes. (more…)


Couple sue auto parts company, cigarette companies over cancer diagnosis

12 Sep 2018 by under Legal

mesothelioma tumor wikipedia 100x100 Couple sue auto parts company, cigarette companies over cancer diagnosisMonths before Louis Summerlin died at the age of 73 from lung cancer, he and his wife Joanna filed a lawsuit against the makers of the cigarettes he used to smoke as well as the auto parts company where he worked, Law360 reports. The Summerlins claim that the companies are to blame for his terminal diagnosis, and the least they could have done was warn him of the risks. (more…)