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Joe Camel illustrator: E-cig maker Juul's marketing 'seems more egregious'

to me the Juul [marketing] seems more egregious,” he said. “To me that really captures more of the essence of a young person’s mind than a cartoon character like Joe Camel ever could.” But not everyone is convinced that the accusations against Juul carr
Yahoo Finance (uk)
added Nov 7, 2018 23:44
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Facebook, Google tools reveal political ad removal data

Some removals were errors. The Environmental Defense Action Fund said Facebook’s automated review wrongly misclassified one of its ads as promoting tobacco.
Reuters
added Nov 7, 2018 18:53
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FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb is falling into an old industry trap by expressing willingness to partner on “youth e-cigarette prevention”

the industry’s youth smoking prevention activities fall broadly into five main categories: (1) family involvement self-help booklets, (2) school-based smoking prevention programs, (3) programs to prevent youth from accessing tobacco, (4) mass media campai
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 6, 2018 16:58
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[California] How Big Tobacco is using social media to lure teens

The deceptive social media campaigns for Big Tobacco have been viewed 25 billion times worldwide, including nearly nine billion times in the United States. Because social media knows no international bounds, children in the United States freely receive p
KFMB-TV CBS 8 (San Diego, CA)
added Nov 7, 2018 20:44
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[California] Los Angeles City Attorney Files Injunctions Against E-Cigarette Companies

law enforcement officials have long been suspicious of how electronic cigarettes are marketed, and last week Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer filed injunctions against three e-cigarette companies: Los Angeles–based VapeCo and its parent company, NEwh
LA Weekly
added Nov 6, 2018 16:56
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Health Canada orders IQOS tobacco storefront to remove its signs

“Health Canada should be encouraging us to open more stores, not take down the signs on the ones we have,” Peter Luongo, managing director of Rothmans, Benson and Hedges Inc. said Wednesday as a work crew began taking down the storefront signage at its W
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Nov 2, 2018 21:00
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[California] City Atty. Mike Feuer files suits against three online vape companies for allegedly targeting minors

injunctions against three electronic cigarette companies, Los Angeles-based VapeCo Distribution LLC, its parent company, NEwhere Inc., and Kandypens Inc., for failing to verify customer ages, selling tobacco products without federal approval and marketing
The Hub (LA, CA)
added Nov 2, 2018 08:43
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Point-of-sale marketing of little cigars and cigarillos on and near California Tribal lands

Policy-makers and Tribal leaders should consider regulations that would limit access to LCCs at point of sale to help prevent youth initiation and reduce smoking-related morbidity and mortality among American Indians.
Tobacco Control
added Nov 2, 2018 07:26
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McMILLEN: A vaccine to stop lung cancer? It’s made from tobacco taxes and legislation

Evidence compiled over many years shows that a combination of hard-hitting media prevention campaigns, strict laws and higher taxes can reduce the numbers of teens who start smoking and nudge adults smokers toward quitting.
The Conversation (au)
added Nov 2, 2018 06:54
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THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA, Plaintiff, vs. NEWHERE INC., a California Corportation; VAPECO DISTRIBUTION LLC, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY; AND, DOES 1-50, INCLUSIVE, DEFENDANTS (PDF)

For years, Defendants have been using their popular social media accounts to glamorize the use of electronic cigarettes (also known as vaping) and to target youth. Using the same marketing techniques that big tobacco used a generation ago, Defendants' web
Amazon CloudFront
added Nov 5, 2018 23:11
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