UNITED STATES DISTRICT COUR

EASTERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS

TEXARKANA DIVISION

THE STATE OF TEXAS,

Plaintiff,

v.

THE AMERICAN TOBACCO COMPANY; R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY; BROWN & WILLIAMSON TOBACCO CORPORATION; B.A.T. INDUSTRIES, P.L.C.; PHILIP MORRIS, INC.; LIGGETT GROUP, INC.; LORILLARD TOBACCO COMPANY, INC.; UNITED STATES TOBACCO COMPANY; HILL & KNOWLTON, INC.; THE COUNCIL FOR TOBACCO RESEARCH - USA, INC. (Successor to Tobacco Institute Research Committee); and THE TOBACCO INSTITUTE, INC.

Defendants.

Civil Action No. 5:96CV91

JUDGE: DAVID G. FOLSOM

MAGISTRATE JUDGE: WENDELL C. RADFORD

JURY

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PLAINTIFF’S NOTICE OF INITIAL DISCLOSURE

TO THE HONORABLE JUDGE OF SAID COURT:

COMES NOW, the State of Texas, Plaintiff, who hereby files this Notice of Initial Disclosure and would respectfully show the Court as follows:

On June 5, 1996, Plainitff provided its Initial Disclosure to the Defendants at the law offices of Atchley, Russell, Waldrop & Hlavinka, L.L.P., 1710 Moores Lane, Texarkana, Texas, as required by Section 4, Article Two of the Civil Justice Expense and Delay Recuction Plan.

Respectfully submitted,

DAN MORALES

Attorney General of Texas

Tx. Bar No.: 14417450

JORGE VEGA

First Assistant Attorney General

Tx. Bar No.: 20533800

JAVIER AGUILAR

Special Assistant Attorney General

Tx. Bar No.: 00936300

TOM PERKINS

Chief, Consumer Protection Division

Tx. Bar No.: 15790850

HARRY G. POTTER, III

Special Assistant Attorney General

Tx. Bar No.: 16175300

P. O. Box 12548

Capitol Station

Austin, TX. 78711-2548

(512) 463-2191

(512) 463-2063 Fax

OF COUNSEL:

LAURENCE H. TRIBE

Hauser Hall 420

1575 Massachusetts Ave.

Cambridge, MA 02138

ARTHUR MILLER

Areeda Hall 228

1545 Massachusetts Ave.

Cambridge, MA 02138

WALTER UMPHREY, P.C.

490 Park

P. O. Box 4905

Beaumont, TX. 77704

(409) 835-6000

(409) 838-8888 Fax

Tx. Bar No.: 20380000

ATTORNEY-IN-CHARGE

JOHN M. O'QUINN, P.C.

440 Louisiana St., Ste 2300

Houston, TX. 77002

(713) 223-1000

(713) 222-6903 Fax

Tx. Bar No.: 15296000

JOHN EDDIE WILLIAMS, JR.

8441 Gulf Freeway, Suite 600

Houston, TX. 77017

(713) 649-6464

(713) 943-6226 Fax

Tx. Bar No.: 21600300

REAUD, MORGAN & QUINN, INC.

801 Laurel

Beaumont, TX. 77701

(409) 838-1000

(409) 833-8236 Fax

Tx. Bar No.: 16642500

NIX LAW FIRM

205 Linda Drive

P. O. Box 679

Daingerfield, TX. 75638

(903) 645-7333

(903) 645-5389

Tx. Bar No.: 150410000

HUGH E. MCNEELY, of Counsel for

Provost & Umphrey Law Firm, L.L.P.

LSBA No.: 10,628

2901 Turtle Creek Drive, Ste 201

Port Arthur, Texas 77642

(409) 727-0800

(409) 727-7671 Fax

By: ______________________________________

HUGH E. MCNEELY

CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE

I hereby certify that a true and correct copy of the foregoing Plaintiff’s Notice of Initial Disclosure has this the 5th day of June, 1996 been properly forwarded to all known counsel of record as attached hereto as Exhibit "A" by hand delivery and/or facsimile and/or first class mail.

HUGH E. MCNEELY

EXHIBIT "A"

Stephen McCormick

Kirkland & Ellis

200 East Randolph Drive

Chicago IL 60601

Paul E. Stallings

Vinson & Elkins

1001 Fannin St.

Suite 2300

Houston TX 77002-6760

James N. Holtom

George McWilliams

John B. Greer III

Patton, Haltom, Roberts, McWilliams, Greer

P.O. Box 1928

700 Texarkana Nat’l Bank Bldg.

Texarkana TX 75504-1928

Robert McDermett

Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue

1450 G. St., N.W.

Washington D.C. 20005

Harold Waldrop

Atchley, Russell, Waldrop, Hlavinka

1710 Moores Lane

P.O. Box 5517

Texarkana TX 75505-5517

Mary Elizabeth McGarry

Jacob S. Pultman

Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett

425 Lexington Ave

New York NY 10017-3954

Damond Young

Young, Kesterson & Picket

4122 Texas Blvd.

P.O. Box 1897

Texarkana AR-TX 75504

James E. Scarboro

Arnold & Porter

1700 Lincoln St

Suite 4000

Denver CO 80203

J Dennis Chambers

Harold Waldrop

Alan Harrel

Victor Hlavinka

Atchley, Russell, Waldrop & Hlavinka

1700 Moores Lane

P.O. Box 5517

Texarkana TX 75505-5517

Jerry L Mitchell, Jr.

Marjorie C. Bell

Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman

700 Louisiana St

Suite 220

Houston TX 77002

Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman

875 Third Avenue

New York NY 10022

William J. Crampton

Shook, Hardy & Bacon

1200 Main St

Kansas City MO 64105

Robert A. Gwinn

Gwinn & Roby

4100 Renaissance

1201 Elm St

Dallas TX 75270

Nicholas H. Patton

Patton, Tidwell, Sandefur & Paddock

4122 Texas Blvd

P.O. Box 1897

Texarkana TX 75504

Bruce Ginsberg

Davis & Gilbert

1740 Broadway

New York NY 10019

Winford L Dunn Jr

Dunn, Nutter, Morgan & Shaw

State Line Plaza

Box 8030

Texarkana AR 71854-5945

Steve Klugman

DeBevoise & Plimpton

875 Third Ave

New York NY 10022

William Key Wilde

Bracewell & Patterson

2900 South Tower Pennzoil Place

Houston TX 77002

Lea F. Courington

Gwinn & Roby

4100 Renaissance Tower

1201 Elm St

Dallas TX 75270

William E. Hoffman, Jr.

King & Spalding

2500 Trust Company Tower

191 Peachtree St. N.E.

Atlanta GA 30303

Thomas E. Riley

Chadbourne & Parke

30 Rockefeller Plaza

New York NY 10112

James O. Copley

Latham & Watkins

855 Third Avenue

New York NY 10022

Murray R. Garnick

Arnold & Porter

555 Twelfth St, N.W.

Washington DC 20004-1202

Allen M. Katz

Munger, Tolles & Olson

355 South Grand Avenue

35th Floor

Los Angeles CA 90071-1560

Peter C. Hein

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

51 West 52nd Street

New York NY 10019

Jack D. Maroney

Maroney, Crowley, Bankston, Richardson & Hull

1520 Austin Center

701 Brazos

Austin TX 78701

Morris Atlas

Atlas & Hall

818-820 Pecan Avenue

McAllen TX 78502

Bill Iverson

Covington & Burling

P.O. Box 7566

Washington DC 20044-7566


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