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The trial is 2 years old

17 March 2014

The class action suit started on March 12th 2012, and celebrated its two year mark last week. Tobacco companies are now busy completing their defense and calling their last witnesses.

In order to know who is called to testify, and what else is going on in the proceedings, please refer to the “to attend the trial” section on this website.

Another Tobacco company will begin its presentation

4 November 2013

Starting on Monday November 4, JTI-Macdonald will start presenting its witnesses to the court.

Please also note that a new hearings calendar should be available on November the 17th.

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    The defense will go on for 175 days

    3 July 2013

    On May 15, judge Riordan ruled that the presentation of the defense evidence shall be reduced from 304 days to a maximum of 175. Started on May 13th of this year, it should be completed by fall 2014. In May and June, experts from tobacco companies testified before Judge Riordan. First, Jacques Lacoursière, historian, and [...]