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[Wisconsin] Walters: E-cig popularity lights up Capitol

It’s a three-sided debate: Republican Rep. Joel Kleefisch wants to tell local governments they can’t ban e-cigarettes. Democratic Rep. Debra Kolste wants to add e-cigarettes to the statewide indoor smoking ban. And others ask whether Wisconsin should foll
Beloit (WI) Daily News
added Mar 31, 2015 14:19
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Sick Ex-Smoker Blames R.J. Reynolds 'Propaganda' ($$)

saying in opening arguments Monday that tobacco companies' decades-long "propaganda" campaign fooled him into believing smoking wasn't dangerous. During opening arguments in Broward County, Florida, the attorney for plaintiff Thomas Ryan, Gary Paige of Go
Law360
added Mar 31, 2015 14:17
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[California] PD Editorial: Banning multi-family smoking

Smoke, like noise, knows no walls, which is why the city of Santa Rosa is on the right track... We sympathize to some degree with those who, as a result of this change, will be unable to smoke inside their own living areas. But we have greater sympathy
Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added Mar 31, 2015 12:32
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[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: The Record: Smoking in Fort Lee

Restricting places where people can smoke not only is comfort to non-smokers, it can encourage smokers to stop. Fort Lee's ordinance is a win-win, and it's something officials in other towns should consider emulating.
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Mar 31, 2015 12:32
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Precedent-setting decision provides guidance on entitlement to claim profits in infringement cases ($$)

in a case between tobacco industry giants Imperial Tobacco Canada Limited and Philip Morris, together with its Canadian subsidiary Rothmans, Bensons & Hedges (collectively 'Philip Morris'). On March 23 2015 the Federal Court confirmed that Imperial Tobacc
World Trademark Review (uk)
added Mar 31, 2015 12:32
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[Asia-pacific] Less Stringent Regulatory Framework as Compared to Cigarettes Drives the Global Cigar Market, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.

Machine made cigars, cigarillos and little cigars represent the bulk of the global cigar market in terms of volume and value. The relatively less stringent tax framework and regulatory structure for cigars in comparison to cigarettes is driving smokers to
PR Web
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31
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[Armenia, Europe] EEU to simplify alcohol and tobacco trade procedures – Valovaya

Alcohol and tobacco trade procedures will be simplified within the Eurasian Economic Union, said Tatyana Valovaya, member of the board for integration and macroeconomics at the Eurasian Economic Commission. Today certain excise stamps are required and
ARKA NEWS AGENCY (am)
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31
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[UK] E-cigarettes: Many teenagers trying them, survey concludes

Many teenagers, even those who have never smoked, are experimenting with e-cigarettes, researchers in north-west England say. Questionnaires completed by 16,193 14 to 17-year-olds, published in BMC Public Health, showed one in five had tried or bought
BBC Online
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31
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[UK] One in five teens have tried e-cigarettes, a British study finds

One in five teenagers have experimented with e-cigarettes, a large study of British school students showed on Tuesday, fuelling debate about the widespread availability of the electronic devices. Many experts view the metal tubes that heat nicotine-laced
Reuters
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31
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[UK] Teenagers in danger of risking their health with e-cigarettes as 20% admit to trying them

discovered 16% of teenagers who have used e-cigarettes had never previously smoked. The experts also found e-cigarettes were “strongly related” to drinking among teenagers. Study author Prof Mark Bellis warned that such “rapid penetration into teenage c
The Mirror (uk)
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31
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