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Idaho's tobacco-use age could rise

An Ada County lawmaker says he plans to introduce legislation during the 2018 session that would raise the legal age for tobacco use in Idaho from 18 to 21. Sen. Fred Martin, R-Boise, said the age restriction would apply to the purchase and use of all t
Lewiston (ID) Tribune
added Dec 7, 2017 04:36
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[California] A High-Profile Anti-Tobacco Crusader Is Being Sued For Sexual Harassment

Neeley says in the complaint that she reported the harassment, but the university did not meaningfully act to protect her and other female employees. She says that this lack of protection meant she was “forced to leave.” According to her attorneys, she
BuzzFeed
added Dec 7, 2017 04:35
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[California] UCSF professor, prominent tobacco control activist accused of sexual harassment by former mentee

A former UC San Francisco doctoral researcher Wednesday filed a lawsuit alleging sexual harassment by a prominent tobacco control activist and tenured UCSF professor Stanton Glantz that spanned nearly two years.
San Francisco (CA) Examiner
added Dec 7, 2017 04:31
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[Florida] Fla. Supreme Court denies appeal of $23B punitive damages against Reynolds

As a result of Monday’s 5-2 ruling, it appears Reynolds and Cynthia Robinson are headed toward the new Engle progeny trial ordered Feb. 24 by the Florida First District Court of Appeals. The justices declined to accept jurisdiction of the lawsuit in a o
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 7, 2017 04:18
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EUNICE NEELEY VS. REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA: NOTICE TO PLAINTIFF (PDF)

A Case Management Conference is set for: DATE: MAY-09-2018 TIME: 10:30AM PLACE: Department 610 400 McAllister Street.. Plaintiff must serve a copy of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Information Package on each defendant along with the complaint.
Superior Court of California - County of San Francisco
added Dec 7, 2017 01:54
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EUNICE NEELEY VS. REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA ET AL

2017-12-06 OTHER NON EXEMPT COMPLAINTS, COMPLAINT FILED BY PLAINTIFF NEELEY, EUNICE AS TO DEFENDANT REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA A PUBLIC ENTITY GLANTZ, STANTON AN INDIVIDUAL DOES 1 TO 50, INCLUSIVE SUMMONS ISSUED, JUDICIAL COUNCIL CIVIL CASE C
Superior Court of California - County of San Francisco
added Dec 7, 2017 01:43
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[California] Former UCSF researcher sues UC regents, UCSF professor for alleged sex harassment

Neeley, a former postdoctoral researcher with the UCSF Center for Tobacco Control Research... alleges that the defendant, UCSF professor Stanton Glantz, sexually harassed Neeley and her female colleagues. Glantz was Neeley’s supervisor, mentor and adviser
Daily Californian (UC Berkeley)
added Dec 7, 2017 01:16
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Florida justices agree to weigh damages in Boynton smoker’s death

Justices, in a 4-3 decision Tuesday, agreed to consider an appeal in a case filed against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. by Gwendolyn Odom of Delray Beach, whose mother, Juanita Thurston of Boynton Beach, died of lung cancer after smoking cigarettes.
Palm Beach (FL) Post
added Dec 7, 2017 00:25
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MINNESOTA’S BILL TO TREAT CHRONIC ILLNESS WILL TOP $18 BILLION BY 2023

projects that chronic medical illness treatment costs will jump by nearly 35 percent ... The cost to treat Minnesotans with smoking exposure will rise 19.2 percent to $237.3 million
Twin Cities Business
added Dec 6, 2017 23:42
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Minnesotans for a Smoke-Free Generation Corrects Big Tobacco's Omissions in New Ad Campaign

The new coalition website, BigTobaccoLied.com... "Judge Kessler was very clear in her ruling against the tobacco industry, and with this ad campaign we want Minnesotans to understand the full scope of Big Tobacco's negative impact on our state,"
PR Newswire
added Dec 6, 2017 17:51
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