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[Canada] Letter: For the sake of our children, flavoured tobacco products should be banned

They were in brightly coloured packs labelled “Cigars,” ... I don’t want my kids to have to go through this. I am doing my part to educate them on the dangers of smoking, but the government must also do its part. Ordinary citizens like me cannot prevent
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Apr 19, 2013 13:44
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Another Low for Tobacco: Kitty Litter in Cigars

View a slideshow of these cigars and their filters.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 4, 2013 16:10
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10 Disturbing Tobacco Vintage Ads

When cigars companies could advertise their products in any possible way, including children, seniors and even Santa Clause in their posters! Here are 10 of these tobacco vintage ads that would seem shocking to us, but were ordinary back then:"
Newsvine (MSNBC)
added Jan 15, 2013 15:21
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Cigar Manufacturer: CDC Tobacco Report Lacks Evidence

Sales data doesn't support allegation that cigarette smokers are switching to cigars
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Aug 8, 2012 12:44
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Cigar smoking taking off among children

In reaction, the AMA passed policy to block legislation that would exempt flavored cigars from Food and Drug Administration oversight.
Newport News (VA) Daily Press
added Jul 6, 2012 09:09
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House panel warns FDA off regulating 'premium cigars'

A congressional committee moved Tuesday to exempt so-called "premium hand-rolled cigars" from oversight by the Food and Drug Administration.
Miami (FL) Herald
added Jun 20, 2012 07:12
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What happens when we raise the age to buy cigarettes to 25?

The AAP policy asks that the U.S. Federal Food and Drug Administration regulates e-cigarettes the same way cigarettes, cigars and chewing tobacco are. American Cancer Society's Cancer Action Network member Chris Hansen said, "powerful interventions are
Catholic Online
added Oct 26, 2015 18:51
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[South America/Caribbean] People work at export cigar factory in Dominican Republic

A woman packs cigars at an export cigar factory in Villa Gonzalez, Santiago province, Dominican Republic, on Feb. 19, 2015. Tobacco is the main agro-export product in Dominican Republic and the province of Santiago leads its production in the
Xinhua Newswire
added Feb 21, 2015 23:01
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[China] With cigars and crystal, Volvo makes eyes at Chinese rich

With headlights shaped like Thor's hammer and space for a humidity-controlled cigar case, Volvo's new cars are sporting luxury features and designer glitz to catch the eye of the booming Chinese market and shed their safe-but-dull skin.
Reuters
added Aug 19, 2014 00:40
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STATEMENT OF RONALD J. BERNSTEIN PRESIDENT AND CEO OF LIGGETT VECTOR BRANDS LLC BEFORE THE UNITED STATES SENATE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE

the renegade tobacco industry has also re-labeled “little cigars” as “filtered cigars” while making minimal changes to the weight of the product. This has created another tax dodge that has cost the federal government close to $900 million. Together wi
U.S. Senate Committee on Finance
added Jul 29, 2014 12:18
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