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CAA v FDA: MEMORANDUM OPINION re Intervenors, Oct 16, 2017

Proposed Intervenors have not established that they would suffer a legally sufficient injury-in-fact if Plaintiffs were to prevail in this litigation. Therefore, they lack standing to intervene as of right, and the court declines to allow Proposed Interve
Tobacco On Trial
added Oct 19, 2017 10:41
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International Labour Organization forced to address conflict of interest

the International Labour Organization (ILO) will decide shortly whether it, too, will finally sever ties with Big Tobacco. The decision, set to come at its governing body meeting at the end of October, could close one of the tobacco industry’s last-remain
ASH London (uk)
added Oct 19, 2017 10:41
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[UK] Make space for the vapes

Vaping is the future: that’s the message being received loud and clear from retailers, suppliers and statisticians alike....“In the UK market, e-liquids are the future due to traditional tobacco getting more expensive and less appealing,” says Steve Moore
Convenience Store (uk)
added Oct 19, 2017 10:40
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Indonesia to raise tobacco excise by 10.04 pct on average in 2018

Indonesia will raise excise rates on tobacco products next year by an average of 10.04 percent, a slightly smaller increase compared with this year, coordinating minister of economics Darmin Nasution said on Thursday. This year, the government has taxed
Reuters
added Oct 19, 2017 10:40
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[UK] 'No if's or butts' for Guernsey smokers

Guernsey Police and the St Peter Port Parish Constables have relaunched a campaign designed to rid the town's pavements and roads of cigarette butts. People seen smoking will now be given pouches to properly dispose of their cigarette ends.
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Oct 19, 2017 10:35
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[UK] Thousands of dodgy cigarettes found in Huddersfield shops raid

It’s equivalent to almost 90,000 illicit cigarettes and 11.2kg of rolling tobacco. Officers from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), police, British Gas, the Home Office, the Environment Agency and local councils carried out the raids, which were among 65 don
icHuddersfield / The Huddersfield Daily Examiner (uk)
added Oct 19, 2017 10:34
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[UK] Middlesbrough smoking lounge fined... for pipe smoking

A SHISHA lounge owner has been fined more than £2,600 for breaching smoking laws in a popular town centre venue. Staff at the lounge were seen preparing, lighting and serving customers lit shisha pipes in enclosed areas of the establishment during an una
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Oct 19, 2017 10:32
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[Kansas] CULLINAN: How Tobacco Free Is WSU?

As of July 1, Wichita State University is tobacco free, joining more than 1,100 college campuses...What’s the point? Students still smoke on campus. I haven’t seen a massive shift, and I’m on campus every day.
The Sunflower (Wichita State University)
added Oct 19, 2017 10:25
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[Oregon] Pendleton City Council snubs out smoking in parks

The ordinance doesn’t just ban cigarettes, but any “tobacco products” or “lighted smoking instrument or activated inhalant delivery system.” That means cigars, pipes, chewing tobacco, snuff, e-cigarettes or vape pens are also forbidden.
East Oregonian
added Oct 19, 2017 10:20
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[Canada] Vaping practices implemented

School District 22 implemented district-wide practices for handling vaping and e-cigarettes Monday. “Recent research from the University of Waterloo indicates that youth who vape are more likely to smoke cigarettes than those who don’t vape,” said Truma
Vernon (BC) Morning Star (ca)
added Oct 19, 2017 10:20
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