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[Maryland, Pennsylvania] Pa. Can Keep $126M After SCOTUS Rejects Tobacco Case

The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Philip Morris USA Inc. and others challenging a Pennsylvania court ruling that modified a national settlement over tobacco-related health care costs in a way that saved th
The Legal Intelligencer
added Oct 14, 2016 17:42
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Plain Packaging in the UK: Tobacco Industry Built Alliances

tables presented on this page provide details of the anti-plain packaging activities of intellectual property organisations, think-tanks, general business groups and retail organisations, all of whom have financial links to tobacco companies. In 2013 a se
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 15:03
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Plain Packaging in the UK: Tobacco Company Opposition

fought against the policy using a series of arguments which they publicised via: Their corporate websites; Political advertising campaigns; Submissions to the two UK Consultations on plain packaging in 2012 and 2014 respectively; Third-party voices. Tak
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 14:59
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] CEOs of tobacco firms to be grilled on tax evasion

South Korean lawmakers will grill CEOs of four tobacco companies operating in the country regarding their suspected tax evasion during a parliamentary audit this week, industry sources said on Oct. 11. South Korea‘s sole tobacco maker KT&G, Philip Morri
Korea Herald (kr)
added Oct 11, 2016 18:41
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US Supreme Court denies MSA appeal by Big 3 tobacco manufacturers

The manufacturers' first petition was filed April 21 involving its dispute with Pennsylvania. The amount of money in dispute is several hundred millions of dollars, according to the petition. Reynolds and Philip Morris declined Tuesday to comment on the
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 11, 2016 17:02
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[New York] Editorial: Tobacco producers pitch by mail

In the past few days, a number of local residents received in the mail a handout from Marlboro menthol cigarettes that includes two $2 coupons redeemable with the purchase of a pack each....cigarettes are such hazardous products that the government has i
Plattsburgh (NY) Press-Republican
added Oct 11, 2016 16:51
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Four Ways Money Is A Key Factor In Colorado's Proposed Tobacco Tax Hike

Leading the opposition is Big Tobacco, in the form of a corporation called Altria -- the Virginia-based tobacco company formerly known as Philip Morris. They’ve contributed more than $10 million, nearly 6 times more than backers of the proposal. Much of t
CPR - Colorado Public Radio
added Oct 11, 2016 16:49
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[Africa] Tobacco firm to commence production in Nigeria

in pursuit of our long term objectives in Nigeria, we have entered into a strategic agreement with International Tobacco Company Limited (ITC), a Nigerian company, to commence local manufacturing of some of our brands before the end of 2016. We are proud
Vanguard (ng)
added Oct 11, 2016 16:06
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[Maryland, Pennsylvania] U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear tobacco arbitration dispute

let stand lower court rulings allowing Pennsylvania and Maryland to keep tens of millions of dollars in a dispute with tobacco companies involving the massive 1998 settlement over deceptive marketing and advertising of cigarettes. The justices declined t
Reuters
added Oct 11, 2016 15:43
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Altria Becomes Significant Shareholder in Anheuser-Busch InBev; Revises 2016 Full-Year Earnings Guidance

Altria Group, Inc.
added Oct 11, 2016 15:39
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