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Menthol Cigarettes and Public Health: Review of the Scientific Evidence and Recommendations (PDF)

OVERALL CONCLUSIONS Based on the conclusions to the nine questions, TPSAC provides the following general conclusions: • Menthol cigarettes have an adverse impact on public health in the United States. • There are no public health benefits of menthol compa
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Feb 27, 2016 21:34

[Illinois] VIDEO: Small businesses marshal opposition to Emanuel's anti-smoking plan

Small business owners and their City Council allies on Tuesday marshaled opposition to Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s plan to raise Chicago’s smoking age from 18 to 21, slap a $6 million tax on cigars, roll-your-own tobacco and smokeless tobacco and ban coupons and
Chicago Sun-Times
added Feb 25, 2016 05:20

[Africa] Ethiopia: City authorities to enforce ban on smoking in public places

the Addis Ababa City Government, on Wednesday said it is to begin penalizing institutions which allow smoking in public places as of next month. The Addis Ababa Food, Medicine, Health Care and Control Authority is deliberating with stakeholders on how to
added Feb 18, 2016 12:13

[California] RJ Reynolds To End ‘Camel Cash’ Dispute With $5M-Plus Deal ($$)

agreed Friday to resolve a class action filed in California federal court accusing it of wrongfully ending its "Camel Cash" promotion, saying it will allow customers to redeem the vouchers and pay more than $4.8 million in attorneys' fees and other awards
added Jan 9, 2016 12:21

[Switzerland] Cigar czar fights for the right to light up

Heinrich Villiger, owner of Villiger Söhne cigar company....The brother of a former president of Switzerland, he is grabbing headlines in the country for opposing plans to tighten restrictions on the tobacco industry. A bigger target is the World Health O
Business Day (za)
added Jan 7, 2016 04:49

Senators Ask FTC to Investigate Liquid Nicotine Retailers for Unfair or Deceptive Practices

“We must not tolerate the marketing of a harmful chemical to teenagers and children, especially under the imprimatur of recognizable brands — an advertising activity plainly undertaken to create a new generation of nicotine-addicted smokers or ‘vapers.’
US Senator Edward J. Markey (D-MA)
added Dec 23, 2015 05:03

Impact of Exposure to Electronic Cigarette Advertising on Susceptibility and Trial of Electronic Cigarettes and Cigarettes in US Young Adults: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

ad exposure was associated with greater curiosity to try an e-cigarette among never e-cigarette users and greater likelihood of e-cigarette trial at follow-up in a small number of never e-cigarette users and greater likelihood of e-cigarette trial at foll
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Nov 23, 2015 17:18

EXHIBIT 7: DECLARATION OF SMITH W. WELBORN, JR. (R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company) Nov. 11, 2015

Reynolds would incur significant costs in employee time and third-party vendor time, as well as actual costs in the millions of dollars, if it were to begin implementation based on corrective statements that were subsequently revised based upon further ap
Tobacco On Trial
added Nov 12, 2015 00:09

Tobacco manufacturers revive lawsuit against FDA

Altria Group Inc., Lorillard Inc. and Reynolds American Inc., along with subsidiaries, sued April 14 over rules for packaging labels that they consider too restrictive under the federal Tobacco Control Act of 2009.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 1, 2015 08:52

[California] NJOY Puts Out E-Cig False Ad Class With Comcast Precedent ($$)

A California federal judge refused Friday to certify a class of consumers who allege that NJOY Inc. falsely advertised its e-cigarettes as healthier than traditional tobacco cigarettes, saying the plaintiffs' proposed damage calculations didn't meet the
added Aug 16, 2015 12:11
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