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22nd Century’s Proprietary SPECTRUM® Cigarettes Identified as Crucial Tool in Human Addiction Studies

scientists with The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published a detailed characterization of the Company’s SPECTRUM® Variable Nicotine Research Cigarettes, calling 22nd Century’s proprietary cigarettes an “important tool in clinical studi
Business Wire
added Jun 16, 2016 14:53
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[Florida] Big Tobacco’s “Rabid” Advertising Caused Woman’s Fatal Addiction, Jury Told

Meacham, who began smoking in the late 1940’s at the age of 15, had consumed at least 934,400 doses of nicotine by the time the first warning labels were added to cigarette packaging... had no way of knowing smoking was dangerous due to the tobacco compan
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jun 16, 2016 14:48
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PRICE v PHILIP MORRIS: On Petition for a Writ of Certiorari to the Supreme Court of Illinois SUPPLEMENTAL BRIEF IN OPPOSITION (PDF)

it was petitioners’ counsel who tried to influence the outcome of the 2014 retention election by spreading lies about Justice Karmeier, accusing him, without a shred of evidence, of being bought and paid for by PM USA . . .
Amazon CloudFront
added Jun 16, 2016 14:43
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PRICE v PHILIP MORRIS: On Petition for a Writ of Certiorari to the Supreme Court of Illinois SUPPLEMENTAL BRIEF FOR PETITIONERS (PDF)

it is highly unlikely that the Illinois Supreme Court would have silently accepted Justice Karmeier’s judgment that he was unbiased had it had the benefit of this Court’s decision in Williams.
Amazon CloudFront
added Jun 16, 2016 14:32
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] ‘No Smoking, No Crime’: Welcome to the Philippine Leader’s Town

Smoking is banned throughout the city, except in a few designated areas. A party town? Maybe not, but many people who live here in Davao City, where President-elect Rodrigo Duterte has been the mayor for most of the past two decades, say that’s not the
New York Times
added Jun 16, 2016 14:24
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[Africa] EKO Hospital alerts to rising cases of smoking-related diseases in Nigeria

has alerted on the rising cases of smoking-related illnesses in the country even as it advised Nigerians to stop smoking, as it would lead to lung cancer infections, kidney diseases, among other diseases. Officials of the Hospital, at the Stop Smoking P
Lagos Guardian (ng)
added Jun 16, 2016 13:57
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[Illinois] LETTER: A Property Manager’s Perspective: Smoke-Free Housing Protects Your Investment and Your Residents

The safety of our residents at Oak Park Apartments is among our top priorities... Our company and our residents have experienced tremendous benefits from going smoke-free. Our no-smoking rule has saved us thousands of dollars when it comes to property da
Chicago Defender
added Jun 16, 2016 13:52
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[Texas] Nederland passes smoking ban at city parks and facilities

Smoking and electronic vaping will be prohibited in Nederland city parks and park facilities. The Nederland City Council approved the ordinance at their regular meeting on June 13 after some amending was done. City Manager Chris Duque said approving the
Port Arthur (TX) News
added Jun 16, 2016 13:48
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Okay to drink at 18, but not okay to smoke?

This was one of the questions raised at a closed door panel discussion by the Association of Criminal Lawyers of Singapore (ACLS) yesterday...Vice-President of ACLS, said the ACLS is not pro-tobacco. Its intent was to “throw open the discussion” on HPB’s
The Middle Ground (sg)
added Jun 16, 2016 13:46
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[UK] Price increases and better product mixes will help European tobacco companies weather the plain packaging storm, according to Moody's

Price increases and stronger product mixes will help European tobacco companies stub out the negative effects of new plain packaging regulations and declining volumes, according to new research from Moody's. European tobacco giants Imperial Brands, Phil
City A.M. (uk)
added Jun 16, 2016 13:43
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