Kimberly C. Priest Johnson

Texas Court Denies Appeal of Decision to Merge FDA Cigar Cases

Earlier this month, a federal court in Texas abruptly changed an earlier decision and opted to move a lawsuit regarding the U.S. Food & Drug...
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Decision to Move Texas FDA Cigar Lawsuit Appealed

Attorneys for the three Texas-based cigar businesses that sued the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) over its cigar regulations have appealed a decision from...
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Texas FDA Cigar Lawsuit Moved to D.C.

The Texas-based lawsuit over the FDA’s regulation of premium cigars will not be in Texas any longer. Yesterday, U.S. Magistrate Judge Kimberly Priest Johnson reversed her...
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Cigar Industry Gets Its Day in Texas Court

In a small courtroom in a non-descript building in the suburbia that is Plano, Texas, the cigar industry made its case once again that the...
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FDA Appeals Court Ruling Denying Transferring of Texas Lawsuit

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) is appealing a court decision that denied the agency’s request to combine two lawsuits files over cigar regulations...
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FDA Loses Motion, Texas Lawsuit Stays in Texas

The Texas-based lawsuit over the U.S. Food & Drug Administration’s (FDA) cigar regulations is staying in Texas. Judge Kimberly C. Priest Johnson, a magistrate judge,...
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