Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company
Date:May 2, 2002
Offense Group:safety-related offenses
Primary Offense:tobacco litigation
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company was ordered to pay almost $15 million in fines for illegally handing out more than 100,000 free packs of cigarettes at events where children were present.
Level of Government:state
Action Type:agency action
Agency:California Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:United Kingdom
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:tobacco
Specific Industry of Parent:tobacco
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