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[New Zealand] Health lobby v Big Tobacco: Behind the scenes battle for future of e-cigarettes

The fight is being conducted through submissions to the Ministry of Health over how tightly e-cigarette sales should be regulated....trying to influence media attitudes with one e-cigarette company, understood to be owned by a big tobacco company, offerin
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 27, 2016 17:53

[California] African American Leaders Stand Up to Big Tobacco; Urge for Yes on Prop 56

Key political, health and education leaders from Los Angeles’ African American communities united on Friday and joined a robust statewide coalition in support of the initiative to reduce tobacco’s deadly toll...“Our communities are being targeted” said A
Yes on
added Sep 23, 2016 20:02

Vaping on Instagram: cloud chasing, hand checks and product placement

Instagram affords its users the ability to post images of e-cigarette-related behaviours and gives advertisers the opportunity to display their product. Future research should incorporate novel data streams to improve public health surveillance, survey de
Tobacco Control
added Sep 23, 2016 16:30

[Canada] Tobacco company launches ads saying plain packaging doesn't work

JTI-MacDonald is claiming plain packaging will make it easier for criminals to sell cheap, illegal tobacco. However, Jenny Byford with the Canadian Cancer Society feels it’s part of just another campaign of misinformation. “The tobacco industry has trie
News1130 Radio (ca)
added Sep 23, 2016 14:33

where we stand smokeless tobaccowhere we stand smokeless tobacco

• Given their well-documented appeal to youth, all flavors, including menthol, should be eliminated from smokeless tobacco products. • The marketing of all smokeless tobacco products should be restricted so that it does not target or appeal to you
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Sep 22, 2016 21:34

[California] VIDEO: Tobacco companies mislead voters in Prop. 56 ads on school funding

have enlisted the help of a Long Beach public school teacher to persuade voters to reject a $2 cigarette tax increase .... Similar to an earlier ad funded by the tobacco companies, the new commercial contains inaccurate claims about school funding and omi
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Sep 22, 2016 16:20

[California] 4 high-profile ballot measures leading in state poll

Proposition 56, which would boost the tax on cigarettes by $2 per pack, also has a healthy lead, 59 percent to 36 percent. But Mark Baldassare, director of the PPIC poll, warned that other tobacco tax measures have led late in the campaign, only to be bur
San Francisco Chronicle
added Sep 22, 2016 15:46

PICARD: Canada should adopt plain packaging rules despite what Big Tobacco says

In recent days, Canada’s tobacco industry has launched a massive advertising campaign – including a full page ad in The Globe and Mail – attacking the federal government’s plan to introduce plain packaging rules for cigarettes and other tobacco products.
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Sep 24, 2016 21:51

[California] Tobacco Companies’ Deceptive New Ads Have Old, Disproven Claims

The ads’ entire central premise about education funding has been repeatedly, independently debunked by the Sacramento Bee, Politifact, budget experts and children’s advocacy groups, dozens of education leaders and California Superintendent of Public Inst
Yes on
added Sep 21, 2016 21:15

[Canada] SHATENSTEIN: Finally, some truth in advertising from the tobacco industry

The ad may have been intended to argue against plain packaging, but by loading a cigarette pack with 20 bullets, the company has inadvertently reminded Canadians that the product it sells is actually a deadly weapon – a smoking gun, by an unconscionable
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Sep 21, 2016 15:47
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