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[Europe, UK] Philip Morris International Comments on English Court’s Plain Packaging Decision

"Inexplicably...the Court’s reasoning relies heavily on a 2006 decision by a judge in the United States in a case about US law to which PMI was not even a party...We will instead maintain our focus on efforts to develop and commercialize scientifically su
Philip Morris International (ch)
added May 19, 2016 12:49
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first lawsuit filed to challenge fda deeming regs

e-cigarette makers will try to bury the FDA in lawsuits and appeals – and the first challenge from a vaping company was filed less than a week after the new deeming rule was released. Makers and sellers of unregulated products were the only ones who benef
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 11, 2016 21:01
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VIDEO: U.S. regulators ban e-cigarette, cigar sales to minors

Health advocacy groups hailed the move, while industry officials said it could cripple many of the smaller companies that make e-cigarette devices they say can help traditional smokers quit. Wall Street analysts expect the regulation to herald a new wave
Reuters
added May 5, 2016 18:43
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Teens most drawn to e-cigarettes by online ads

“The situation is compounded by the fact that e-cigarette online vendors are using social network services to market their products – and many online vendor websites are very easy for youth to enter and make purchases,” Singh added by email.
Reuters
added Apr 25, 2016 23:39
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[Australia] Federal Court forces drug regulator to consider nicotine inhaler case

British American Tobacco subsidiary Nicovations Australia last year applied to register its Voke inhaler - an aerosol can that releases a nicotine vapour - with the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) as an over-the-counter drug. Electronic cigarettes
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Apr 24, 2016 02:31
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[Illinois] After Two Years, Senators Call For Finalization Of Long Overdue Tobacco Regulations

The proposed rule has languished at OMB – the last phase of approval for federal rulemaking – for more than twice the standard review period. Today, the Senators warned: “Such a long review period may inadvertently serve the interests of big tobacco comp
US Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL)
added Apr 19, 2016 21:39
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31 Health Groups Urge Congress to Reject Appropriations Proposals to Weaken FDA Oversight of E-Cigarettes, Cigars

The bill includes a provision that would exempt so-called “large and premium” cigars from FDA oversight and block the FDA from implementing a pending rule extending its oversight to all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes and cigars, unless such cig
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 18, 2016 19:21
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No Drop in Teen Use of Tobacco Products, CDC Says, and E-Cigs May Be Why

Electronic smoking devices have now eclipsed traditional cigarettes as most widely used product among kids
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 14, 2016 21:48
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30 Health Groups Urge President Obama to End Delays and Issue Overdue Rule Regulating All Tobacco Products, Including E-Cigarettes and Cigars

Expressing alarm about repeated delays that have endangered the health of children, 30 leading public health and medical groups today urged President Barack Obama to promptly issue a final rule providing for Food and Drug Administration (FDA) oversight of
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 13, 2016 23:27
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AAFP Demands Answers From FDA About New Tobacco Products

Concerned that new types of cigarettes, snuff and other tobacco products are filling store shelves despite a law meant to prevent the introduction of new tobacco products, the AAFP joined with 35 other organizations to demand that the FDA explains what it
American Family Physician
added Mar 15, 2016 23:04
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