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BRIEF-UPS found liable after NY cigarette shipments trial, damages to be determined later
March 24, 2017 / 8:10 PM / 6 months ago

BRIEF-UPS found liable after NY cigarette shipments trial, damages to be determined later

March 24 - U.S. Judge Rules Against United Parcel Service

* In New York lawsuit over alleged illegal shipments of cigarettes -- court ruling

* Judge says New York State, New York City are entitled to compensatory damages and monetary penalties in amounts to be determined

* Judge says UPS violated its obligations under a 2005 agreement governing cigarette shipments

* Judge says plaintiffs are not entitled to injunctive relief or the appointment of a monitor

* Decision issued by U.S. District judge katherine forrest in manhattan, following a non-jury trial

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