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[California] DIRKX: Raise the cigarette tax to save lives; vote ‘yes’ on Proposition 56

Big tobacco companies will now spend millions of dollars on advertisements trying to convince us to vote “No” on Prop 56. But we must constantly remind ourselves to never believe anything said by people who make big profits selling products that can mak
San Luis Obispo (CA) Tribune
added Aug 5, 2016 13:31

[UK] Global Business / Local Focus (PDF)

This document sets out the tobacco industry’s contribution to the UK, its economy and its communities...we believe that a new model for regulating the tobacco sector is required that emphasises partnership working to address a number of the shared challe
Tobacco Manufacturers Association (TMA) (uk)
added Aug 3, 2016 18:51

Can E-cigarette Ads Undermine Former Smokers? An Experimental Study

Conclusions: Exposure to e-cigarette ads can increase former smokers' desire to smoke and weaken their confidence to abstain. Regulators may need to consider the potential population impact of allowing former smokers to be exposed repeatedly to e-cigaret
Tobacco Regulatory Science
added Aug 3, 2016 18:09

California initiative draws fire for opening the door to TV ads that promote pot smoking

We don’t want to see smoking re-normalized, and exposure to marketing and advertising does that. — Ravi Dave, UCLA Health cardiologist “We view marijuana advertising in the same light as cigarette and e-cigarette advertising — we don’t want to see smoki
Los Angeles Times
added Aug 2, 2016 14:54

[Asia-pacific] Matthew Myers: Indonesia Not Protected from the Dangers of Smoking

There are actually various key points mandated by the FCTC that have not been implemented by the Indonesian government. Firstly, there are no national laws in Indonesia that ban the act of consuming cigarettes/tobacco in indoor spaces. This implies that m
Indonesia Investments (nl)
added Aug 2, 2016 14:51

[New Zealand] Tobacco industry using 'scare tactics' says GP

"When the tobacco industry makes exaggerated claims about illicit tobacco trade they are attempting to scare decision-makers and communities," Dr O'Sullivan said. "But we need to ask ourselves why the industry is so concerned about this particular issu
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 1, 2016 15:46

[Australia] E-cigarette advertisements are luring ex-smokers back to tobacco, warns Quit Victoria ($$)

E-CIGARETTE advertising has the power to drive former smokers back to real cigarettes, new research has suggested...whether the battery-powered cigarettes are a safe or effective way to quit smoking, a study of 800 former smokers has found advertising for
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Aug 1, 2016 15:44

[Australia] E-cigarettes now tightly regulated in the ACT

Under new laws that came into effect on Monday, e-cigarettes and any related products will face the same restrictions as tobacco products. Assistant health minister Meegan Fitzharris said the new restrictions brought the ACT into line with other jurisdi
Canberra (ACT) Times (au)
added Aug 1, 2016 14:27

[New Zealand] Smokefree Coalition closes its doors, after state funding ends

The organisation that provided a platform for unity and collaboration in New Zealand tobacco control is no more. At a Wellington celebration tinged with sadness, members of the Smokefree Coalition gathered tonight to commemorate 20 years of achievement
Scoop (nz)
added Aug 1, 2016 00:45

GLANTZ: FCTC followed by accelerated implementation of tobacco advertising bans, but effect is fading

In particular, we concluded, “The FCTC does not currently have a clear mechanism to ensure that parties are notified when they are non-compliant. The FCTC Conference of the Parties (COP) established an expert group to review reporting arrangements that wi
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 29, 2016 18:43
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