27 Nov 2006
WASHINGTON-The United States Supreme Court refused to hear arguments that a lower court erred when tossing Madison County Circuit Judge Nicholas Byron's $10.1 billion verdict Marlboro and Cambridge "light" cigarettes.
The decision was released today with hundreds of others. The high court did not comment on its order.
Nearly a year ago the Illinois Supreme Court overturned Byron's $10.1 billion Madison County bench verdict in P...