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A Florida appeals court is upholding a $20 million punitive damage award won by the widow of a lifelong Florida smoker against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.
Jun 15, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 15, 2013 18:32
[Canada] Menthol cigarettes ARE more addictive: Teenagers who smoke them get through twice as much tobacco every week
Menthol cigarettes are directly linked to elevated nicotine addiction / The minty flavour gives teenagers the perception they are less harmful / Menthol users three times more likely to continue smoking in the next year
Jun 23, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 24, 2014 12:46
Dr. David McKeown, the city’s medical officer of health, recommends that unless the province steps in with regulations, Toronto should “prohibit e-cigarette use in Toronto wherever smoking is currently prohibited under local or provincial legislation.”
Aug 11, 2014 Canada.com (ca)
added Aug 12, 2014 12:26
The head of Canada’s biggest cigarette maker is railing against taxes on tobacco products she says are “extreme,” as well as against health “extremists” who want the sale of the cancer-causing products banned completely.
May 29, 2014 GlobalTV (ca)
added May 30, 2014 04:52
despite very large expenditures and sweeping federal powers, perverse tobacco policy is failing the American public and will soon destroy thousands of small and medium- sized businesses that are part of the solution, not part of the problem. The vast m
Jan 31, 2017 R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Feb 2, 2017 16:15
Long Plain First Nation celebrated the grand opening today of a new gas station and smoke shop on the first urban reserve within city limits. First Nation chiefs and officials from the province, the city and federal government braved a stiff winter wind
Feb 23, 2015 Winnipeg (Manitoba) Free Press (ca)
added Feb 26, 2015 09:31
Shisha shops, cafes and restaurants are not included in a recent ban implemented by the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs prohibiting the sale of tobacco products to anyone under 18, a Ministry of Health official said.
Jul 2, 2012 Arab News (sa)
added Jul 2, 2012 12:13
Sharon Angnakak is looking for 1,000 Nunavummiut willing to support a territory-wide ban on indoor smoking in multi-dwelling buildings. Last week the Iqaluit woman launched an online petition drive to gain support from 1,000 people in Nunavut for this g
Apr 13, 2015 Nunatsiaq News (ca)
added Apr 13, 2015 11:52
Customs officials at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport have encountered largescale smuggling of the famous Gudang Garam brand of cigarettes over the last few days.
Jun 5, 2012 Asian Age (in)
added Jun 5, 2012 14:15
A federal court injunction gave temporary relief to the 13 Tobacco Road, roll-you-own cigarette shops in Tampa Bay, which reopened July 27. Partnership owner Sam Bontempo has vowed to fight a federal law that led to higher taxes on discounted smokes.
Jul 27, 2012 Patch.org
added Jul 28, 2012 10:48