VERDICT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/VERDICT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Illinois high court to hear Phillip Morris appeal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58455180-79/court-illinois-supreme-morris.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58455180-79/court-illinois-supreme-morris.html.csp">Illinois high court to hear Phillip Morris appeal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM SUHR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T12:14:01.775-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 12:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • The Illinois Supreme Court has agreed to review a lower court’s reinstatement of a decade-old $10.1 billion class-action verdict against Phillip Morris USA over the nation’s biggest cigarette maker’s marketing of “light” and “low tar” designations. The high court, which has thrown out the verdict at least once, decided Wednesday it would hear arguments involving the April opinion by the Mount Vernon-based 5th District Appellate Court, Supreme Court spokesman Joe Tybor confirmed Thurs...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584551802014-09-25T12:14:01.775-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-25T12:14:01.775-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58455180@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:14:01 MDT Judge: Oscar Pistorius is guilty of culpable homicide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58405983-68/pistorius-judge-murder-steenkamp.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58405983-68/pistorius-judge-murder-steenkamp.html.csp">Judge: Oscar Pistorius is guilty of culpable homicide</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GERALD IMRAY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T20:14:51.233-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 08:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pretoria, South Africa • A South African judge on Friday found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and declared him not guilty of murder. Prosecutors said they were disappointed by the ruling but would decide on whether to appeal only after sentencing. Judge Thokozile Masipa said there was not enough evidence to support the contention that Pistorius knew Steenkamp was behind a locked toilet door in his home when he shot through the door...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584059832014-09-12T20:14:51.233-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T20:14:51.233-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58405983@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:14:51 MDT