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[Australia] Kicking the Habit

The program offers exclusive behind the scenes access to Australia's first female Attorney-General as she learns of the High Court victory and explores the personal story behind her own family's experience with tobacco.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Aug 30, 2012 10:55

[Australia, India] SRINIVASAN: Ending Up In Smoke

the island country's borders are easier to police than even many other developed countries. India, on the other hand, is one of the top producers of tobacco. And fakes already abound. The country's traditional weakness in law enforcement will, in all lik
Times of India
added Aug 30, 2012 01:46

EDITORIAL: Australia's plain tobacco packaging

The tactics needed to fight the battle against tobacco are known, but it is strong political leadership in implementation that will ultimately achieve the goal.
The Lancet (uk)
added Aug 25, 2012 13:05

[Australia] Laws increase our filthy habit

Latest findings from the Keep Australia Beautiful national litter index show the state has the biggest litter problem in Australia and discarded cigarette butts are to blame. KAB Tasmania chairman Ken Stewart said the problem could be anti-smoking laws
Hobart (Tas) Mercury (au)
added Aug 23, 2012 14:30

South Africa: Gov't to Follow New Australia Tobacco Laws - Report

"... We will do it, definitely," Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi was quoted as telling The Times newspaper.
SAPA (za)
added Aug 21, 2012 01:58

[Australia, UK] Aussie Tobacco Ruling 1st Domino In Potential Global Cascade ($$)

The High Court of Australia's decision to uphold the country's revolutionary plain packaging law will help spur the U.K. and other countries to implement similar measures for tobacco products, experts predict.
added Aug 16, 2012 02:02

[Australia] Government wins on tobacco packaging

Yesterday's loss will force cigarette companies to pay the Federal Government millions of dollars in court costs, and start manufacturing the plain boxes from October 1.
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Aug 16, 2012 01:33

[Australia] Fears of cigarette price war

THE Gillard government's plain pack tobacco triumph has prompted warnings that the measure will intensify price competition and result in cheaper cigarettes.
The Age (au)
added Aug 15, 2012 19:48

[Australia] Tobacco companies dodging bans: report

Tobacco companies are dodging advertising bans by using films, TV and the internet to target children, a new survey says. More than three quarters of 1000 young people aged 12 to 24 surveyed by the Cancer Institute NSW reported seeing tobacco promotion
ninemsn (au)
added Jun 25, 2012 10:59

[Australia] DREWE: The passive smoker's guide to running out of puff

I count my blessings that I was the only reporter in the 1970s who didn't smoke. . . . So tobacco stories tend to jump out of the newspaper at me. Lately, in a landmark case in Canberra, lawyers for Camel, Winfield, Van Nelle Tabak and Imperial Tobacco
Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Jun 10, 2012 02:03
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