Headlines Tagged with Australia — 10,285 headlines found
the High Court of Australia used more robust language in dismissing arguments advanced by the tobacco companies. The judges variously described the case of the tobacco companies as “delusive”, “synthetic”, “unreal”, and suffering “fatal” defects in logic
Dec 24, 2015 Irish Times (ie)
added Dec 25, 2015 01:37
investors should hold Philip Morris for a hefty dividend yield of 4.65% and carefully evaluate the potential risks.
Dec 24, 2015 Seeking Alpha blog network
added Dec 24, 2015 14:36
There have been reports that some New South Wales licenced venues have banned food in outdoor areas, allowing patrons to keep smoking
Dec 23, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 25, 2015 04:30
Residue from smokers' fingers and clothes has been picked up in the systems of babies, being cared for in hospital neonatal units, as part of The University of Texas study... Quit Victoria director Sarah White said it was shocking that cigarette particle
Dec 23, 2015 The Age (au)
added Dec 23, 2015 22:46
“You might not be able to see the decision or it can be heavily redacted so you can’t makes sense of it. Even in this tobacco case, Australia didn’t release its own submissions.” ...The free-trade genie won’t go back in its bottle as some hope. But Voon c
Dec 23, 2015 The Mandarin (au)
added Dec 23, 2015 20:52
Upper House anti-tobacco campaigner Ivan Dean has hit out at the State Government’s proposal to consider raising the legal smoking age to 21 or 25, describing the plan as impractical and unworkable.
Dec 22, 2015 Hobart (Tas) Mercury (au)
added Dec 23, 2015 04:59
The latest Australian Secondary Students' Alcohol and Drug survey showed in the past 12 years, the number of secondary school students who admitted to smoking in the year before the survey dropped from 32 per cent in 2002 to 15 per cent in 2014.
Dec 22, 2015 Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Dec 21, 2015 15:12
Civil Liberties Australia (CLA) says a plan by the Tasmanian Government to lift the legal smoking age as high as 25 could leave the state with the strictest tobacco laws in the world.
Dec 21, 2015 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Dec 23, 2015 20:27
The tobacco case that kicked off the furor has been snuffed out. The butterfly was just crushed. But the hurricane’s path may be set anyway.
Dec 21, 2015 Foreign Policy Magazine
added Dec 22, 2015 04:41
Prison overcrowding and inadequate fencing contributed to Victoria's largest prison riot, which was sparked when a canteen ran out of tobacco ahead of the state-wide smoking ban, a review has found.
Dec 21, 2015 The Age (au)
added Dec 21, 2015 14:51