Thursday, September 21, 2017DRUG

New Celexa and Paxil Documents Posted

179 new Drug Industry Documents were posted today.

  • 78 new Celexa documents

  • 101 Paxil Litigation, Adult Suicide documents - This new collection of documents comes from Paxil litigation regarding adult suicide. Lawsuits alleged Glaxo SmithKline (GSK) was aware of the high rate of suicidal behavior in adults during clinical trials of Paxil. GSK argued that because the FDA did not mandate GSK warn about the suicidality risk, it could not have warned or disclosed these risks any sooner. GSK argued that Paxil’s FDA-approved label shielded the pharmaceutical company from liability for failing to warn doctors and patients of that elevated suicidal behavior risk, a legal defense called 'preemption.' Read more on our Paxil Litigation Adult Suicide collection page
Thursday, September 21, 2017TOBACCO

Thousands of confidential tobacco documents released

16,086 new tobacco documents were posted to the Truth Tobacco Industry Documents today. Most of these were previously confidential and have been released this month to the public.
Thursday, August 31, 2017TOBACCO

Over 1800 New Tobacco Documents Posted

1858 new tobacco industry documents were added to the Truth Tobacco Industry Documents today. These include:

Bibliography Update
6 new papers and publications have been added to the Tobacco Documents Bibliography, a growing list of research using the documents as a primary source.
Friday, July 28, 2017TOBACCO

More Tobacco Depositions and Trial Transcripts Posted

118 new documents posted in our Depositions and Trial Transcripts collection (DATTA) - these include expert witness testimony and depositions of historian Robert N. Proctor, PhD., as well as trial transcripts from 2017 Engle Progeny tobacco litigation.

Monday, July 03, 2017CHEMICAL

Final Set of Shell Oil / Benzene Documents Posted

351 new benzene documents have been added to the UCSF Chemical Industry Documents archive bringing the total number of documents in the Benzene Collection to 4,118.

Browse the entire collection of Benzene documents produced in a civil lawsuit against Shell Oil Company in 2008 - James Manuel Bishop, Jr., et al., Joann V. Bishop, and Shaun C. Bishop vs Shell Oil Company, et al. Civil Action No. 07-2832; US District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.

These internal company documents highlight Shell Oil's knowledge of the risks associated with benzene and their attempts to intervene in government standards and minimize the information about adverse effects to workers. Documents include decades of material safety data sheets (MSDS), sampling data from work areas, employee histories, OSHA communications, American Petroleum Institute (API) committee materials and correspondence, corporate research and publications, and exposure studies.
Friday, June 30, 2017TOBACCO

Over 4200 New Tobacco Industry Documents Posted

4205 new documents posted to the Truth Tobacco Industry Documents!
This includes:

Bibliography Update
3 new papers were added to the Industry Documents Library Bibliography - this brings our total citation count to 994!
Thursday, June 01, 2017TOBACCO

New Tobacco Documents and Depositions Posted

106 new documents were added to the Truth Tobacco Industry Documents today:

This includes: