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RUSSIAN WOMEN UNDRESS ON SOCIAL MEDIA TO PROTEST SEXUAL VIOLENCE AND RAPE

News site Dni sought to explain the murder by claiming that photos in which Strakhova was smoking cigarettes and drinking alcohol likely meant she led a “frivolous lifestyle.” Such comments outraged many Russian women.
Newsweek
added Jan 26, 2018 20:07
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[Florida] R.J. Reynolds Notches Win at Trial Over Smoker's Fatal Mouth Cancer

cleared R.J. Reynolds of responsibility for the oral cancer that killed a 53-year-old smoker. Kelsey v. R.J. Reynolds... The jury, in Florida’s 7th Judicial Circuit, in Volusia County, rejected the contention an addiction to nicotine caused the mouth c
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jan 26, 2018 20:03
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E-cigarette decision a massive blow to big tobacco

A TOBACCO company that has been touting its electronic cigarettes as a healthier alternative to regular smokes has been banned from making the claim. Philip Morris International was told by an advisory panel to the US Food and Drug Administration that i
News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Jan 26, 2018 12:57
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How Should Investors React To FDA Rejection Of iQOS?

The headline doesn't read well, but in reality this is not yet a cause for concern over the eventual implementation of iQOS in the United States. In fact, when you consider the sum of all parts, I arrive at an overwhelming conclusion that iQOS will find
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Jan 26, 2018 12:53
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Heat-not-burn cigarette gets mostly unfavorable votes from FDA advisory committee

The committee’s decisions have implications for British American Tobacco Plc, owner of Reynolds American Inc., which sells its glo heat-not-burn product in Canada, Japan, Russia, South Korea and Switzerland. The tightest vote was 5-4 in which the commit
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 26, 2018 12:50
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[Thailand] Beach smoking ban takes effect Thursday

Enforcement of Thailand’s ban on smoking on the beach begins Thursday, Feb. 1, and Pattaya officials are spending the final few days letting everyone know what’s coming. Shown here, Mayor Anan Charoenchasri leads a quit-smoking event on Jomtien Beach wit
Pattaya Mail (th)
added Jan 26, 2018 12:34
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[New Jersey] Asbury Park may ban smoking at beach and boardwalk

City Manager Michael Capabianco said the city is considering instituting a ban on smoking at the beach and the boardwalk, citing public health concerns and also the amount of trash generated by improperly discarded cigarettes.
Asbury Park (NJ) Press
added Jan 26, 2018 12:33
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[UK] CUCA set to host tobacco-funded lobbyists

Cambridge University Conservative Association (CUCA) will be hosting a political pressure group against tobacco control activity, named FOREST, at the Robert Graham cigar shop on February 10th as part of its event line-up this term.
Varsity (Cambridge University) (uk)
added Jan 26, 2018 12:11
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Buying, using and possessing imitation tobacco products like e-cigarettes will be illegal from Feb 1: MOH

From Feb 1, it will be illegal to buy, use and possess emerging and imitation tobacco products such as smokeless tobacco products, chewing tobacco and shisha, as the first phase of amendments to the Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) Act kick in
Straits Times (sg)
added Jan 26, 2018 12:11
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[UK] Smoking Cessation

In January 2018, BTS launched a new Quality Improvement Tool for Smoking Cessation to help hospitals undertake local quality improvement (QI) projects. The Tool contains background on QI methodology and includes a number of resources for smoking cessatio
British Thoracic Society (uk)
added Jan 26, 2018 12:09
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