Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Beth A. Bauer, Burroughs, Hepler, Broom, MacDonald, Hebrank & True, Edwardsville; Kevin M. Forde, Kevin M. Forde, Ltd.; Michele Odorizzi, Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw, L.L.P.; George C. Lombardi, Winston & Strawn, Chicago, for Philip Morris Incorporated.
Robert L. King, King Marker Armstrong, L.L.C., Stephen M. Tillery, Korein Tillery, L.L.C., St. Louis, MO, for Michael Fruth and Sharon Price.
Appellate Court of Illinois, Fifth District.
Justice MAAG delivered the opinion of the court:
This case involves the appeal of a money judgment entered by the circuit court of Madison County on March 21, 2003. The judgment was entered in favor of the plaintiffs, Sharon Price, Michael Fruth, and a certified class of persons and against the defendant, Philip Morris, Inc. (Philip Morris), in the amount of $10.1 billion. The appeal of the underlying judgment has not yet been briefed and argued...
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