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France considers ban on cigarettes that are 'too cool'

Four main cigarette companies - Seita, Philip Morris, British American Tobacco, and JTI - have contacted France's prime minister seeking clarity on the potential new law, calling for an urgent meeting to clarify the details. The changes could well com
The Local France (fr)
added Jul 20, 2016 19:17
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[Europe] Smokers fume as France mulls ban on 'too cool' Gitanes and Gauloises

The ban, which could also cover the Lucky Strike, Marlboro Gold... is the logical conclusion of a new public health law – based on a European directive...Alarmed cigarette companies...demanding a meeting “given the seriousness and urgency of the situatio
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 20, 2016 19:09
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Inside Story | All / Claudette Colbert

Film: Bluebeard's Eighth Wife (1937) Claudette Colbert served three cigarette companies while under contract to Paramount Pictures. This Lucky Strike ad plugs Paramount's 1937 film Bluebeard's Eighth Wife. While Paramount received free advertising, Colbe
Smokefree Movies (UCSF)
added Jul 19, 2016 18:01
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ARCHIVE: How the tobacco industry built its relationship with Hollywood [FREE FULL TEXT]

The tobacco industry understood the value of placing and encouraging tobacco use in films, and how to do it. While the industry claims to have ended this practice, smoking in motion pictures increased throughout the 1990s and remains a public health probl
Tobacco Control
added Jul 19, 2016 17:58
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Our ads | Ad 113: How log has Big Tobacco bought its way on screen? One little letter [R] will save a million lives

Learn more: • Download ad sources • Big Tobacco in Hollywood, 1927-1951 • How Big Tobacco built its relationship with Hollywood • Tobacco product placement and its reporting to the FTC (600 films listed) • More Hollywood history and tobacco ad examples
Smokefree Movies (UCSF)
added Jul 19, 2016 17:47
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[California] Movie Ratings Are Not Protected By First Amendment, Court Told

"The complaint raises no question of artistic freedom or of defendants' right to participate in public debate," states plaintiffs' newest memo. "Instead this lawsuit deals with quotidian issues of false labeling and advertising. The complaint asserts tha
Hollywood Reporter
added Jul 18, 2016 18:01
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[California] Film Ratings Aren't Protected Speech, Father Says

Rather, the ratings are “quintessential commercial speech” subject to the consumer protection, false advertising and traditional tort claims raised in the proposed class action, the father argued. The groups and the studios are certainly entitled to Firs
Law360
added Jul 18, 2016 17:37
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Tobacco product placement and its reporting to the Federal Trade Commission [FREE FULL TEXT]

However, the discrepancies identified in this memorandum, both before and after 1988, along with the persistence of tobacco imagery and brand display on screen, suggest that FTC needs to be more aggressive in enforcing reporting of tobacco product placeme
eScholarship
added Jul 15, 2016 02:52
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Tobacco companies only reported about half their product placement in movies to FTC

This information illustrates the need for the FTC (and FDA) to act to at the very least ensure accurate reporting and to make sure that movies (and other entertainment media like video games) are not being used to engage in subliminal advertising for tob
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 15, 2016 02:47
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VIDEO: STUFF THEY DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW: Edward Bernays, Part 1

Amazon CloudFront
added Jul 14, 2016 17:00
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