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The Atlantic Daily: Passing the Presidential Mic

On this day in 1964, a report from the U.S. Surgeon General ...Congress tied the hands of the Federal Trade Commission by forbidding it to proceed with its own plans to apply much more stringent regulations. Had it not been for Congress, the FTC, which i
The Atlantic Monthly
added Jan 12, 2017 14:57

BALL: Congratulations, Elizabeth Drew

my friend Elizabeth Drew was inducted into Hall of Fame of the Society of Professional Journalists...Elizabeth reported that while Congress was patting itself on the back and claiming to have acted on the Surgeon General's landmark report on the health ef
The Atlantic Monthly
added Jan 12, 2017 06:14

ARCHIVE: The Quiet Victory of the Cigarette Lobby: How It Found the Best Filter Yet—Congress

Had it not been for Congress, the FTC, which is charged with preventing unfair and deceptive trade practices, would have required a warning both on cigarette packages and in cigarette advertising. The effect of the advertising regulation is what the cigar
The Atlantic Monthly
added Jan 12, 2017 06:12

Did limits on payments for tobacco placements in US movies affect how movies are made? [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions This study's correlational data suggest that restricting payments for tobacco product placement coincided with profound changes in the duration of smoking depictions in movies.
Tobacco Control
added Jan 11, 2017 21:01

[Sweden] 'New year, new resolutions': Provocative anti-smoking billboard advert 'coughs' whenever it senses cigarette smoke

An animated advertising screen, featuring a young man's head and shoulders, shows him coughing whenever smokers pass by...'We're the Swedish Pharmacy Hjärtat. Our mission is to help you live a longer and healthier life. 'That's why I'm here, to help you
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 10, 2017 16:58

Tackling Tobacco: New Year's Legislative & Regulatory Roundup

More municipalities join the Tobacco 21 movement....NEW JERSEY Trenton — The Trenton City Council is considering legislation that would set the legal age to buy tobacco products at 21 years old. The council gave its initial approval on Dec. 15. Under th
Convenience Store News
added Jan 9, 2017 22:28

CDC Launches Latest 'Tips from Former Smokers' Anti-Smoking Campaign

The Tips From Former Smokers campaign is back for the sixth year and will run for at least 20 weeks. It features 15- and 30-second ads on cable and network television and online, as well as print ads. Additional television, radio, and billboard ads will
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 9, 2017 17:28

[Mid-east, Uae] Grey Beirut wins global account with Nakhla Tobacco

Grey Beirut has won the global advertising account for water pipe tobacco firm Nakhla Tobacco Company. Part of Grey Group MENA, Grey Beirut will orchestrate Nakhla’s brand, trade and consumer marketing initiatives globally.
Middle East Campaign (ae)
added Jan 8, 2017 23:17

[Caribbean] Jamaica Coalition for Tobacco calls for legislative intervention concerning tobacco use

is taking issue with several activities which it argues amount to breaches of the framework convention for tobacco control.... It is also seeking urgent legislative intervention to deal with other forms of restrictions on the promotion of tobacco use.
RJR Communications Group (jm)
added Jan 7, 2017 19:40
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[California] Longtime San Diego Superior Court Judge Prager retires

In an agreement Prager approved in 2004, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. agreed to limit tobacco advertising in teen magazines, settling a lawsuit filed in 2001 by then-state Attorney General Bill Lockyer.
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jan 7, 2017 16:47
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