San Francisco product injury lawyer-M. Alexander-alerts 8,000 tobacco cancer death claims. Big Tobacco sued in Florida by product injury attorneys.
December 10, 2008, San Francisco, CA (JusticeNewsFlash.com)–Assertive Bay Area product injury attorney, Mary Alexander, with the San Francisco defective product injury law firm of Mary Alexander and Associates, alerts a product injury lawsuit has been filed against the tobacco industry. The widow of a Cooper City, Florida man claims cigarettes caused her husband’s death. The first of 8,000 tobacco injury lawsuits causing cancer and deaths will be heard in Florida against Big Tobacco. Thousands of individual lawsuits were allowed to move forward, after the Florida Supreme Court decertified a massive $145 billion class-action verdict against tobacco manufacturing companies in 2006.
Concerned Bay Area tobacco injury attorney, Alexander, informs Americans Big Tobacco companies have known for decades about the hazardous effects of cigarette smoking and failed to alert consumers:
-Cigarettes are one of the most addictive substances available to U.S. consumers
-Cigarettes are dangerous and cause disease and death (including many forms of cancer)
-Cigarette companies conspired to conceal health and addiction information from Americans for decades
-Tobacco companies are negligent under federal guidelines, standards and laws
Aggressive victims rights advocate in the California and U.S. Federal courts, Alexander, a product injury attorney urges all consumers to be aware of the known residents risks tobacco and harmful effects of smoking cigarettes. If you or your family have suffered harm because of tobacco products please consult with a physician specializing in tobacco cancer diagnosis and treatment immediately. You may be entitled to compensation for your damages and injuries because of the negligence of tobacco companies.
Media Contact: Mary Alexander, a product injury attorney
Mary Alexander & Associates
44 Montgomery Street, Suite 1303
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: (888) 433-4448
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