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Bad Acts: New book describes the behind-the-scenes story of the DOJ RICO suit against Big Tobacco

Sharon Eubanks, the lawyer who led the Department of Justice team that won the Racketeer Influenced Corrupt Organization Act case against the tobacco industry, and I are publishing a book,. Bad Acts, that tells the behind-the scenes story of the case.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 17, 2012 11:55
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[Asia] A look at the cigarette epidemic in China

Poisonous Pandas: Chinese Cigarette Manufacturing in Critical Historical Perspectives. The book brings together an interdisciplinary group of scholars — including Stanford editors Matthew Kohrman, PhD, professor of anthropology, and Robert Proctor, PhD,
Stanford Law & Policy Review
added Oct 12, 2018 21:31
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Moral Jeopardy / Risks of Accepting Money from the Alcohol, Tobacco and Gambling Industries

This book provides an original and engaging exposé of the ethical issues faced by people and organizations when they accept industry money in ways that facilitate corporate influence with the public and with policy makers.
Cambridge University Press (uk)
added Aug 12, 2016 20:12
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McKEE: Reflecting on ‘European policymaking on the tobacco advertising ban: the importance of escape routes’

Cambridge University Press (uk)
added Jun 8, 2015 11:02
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[North Carolina] KELLY: Big Tobacco smokes Warren Wilson College

Warren Wilson has cultivated a tobacco-friendly culture, actively resisting the growing trend of tobacco-free college campuses. As a result, the school has one of the highest rates of tobacco use of any campus...“The Allure of the Smoking Hut” in The Ech
Mountain Xpress
added May 4, 2015 12:26
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] New tobacco atlas details scale, harms of tobacco epidemic

The Tobacco Atlas, Fifth Edition ("The Atlas"), and its companion mobile app and website TobaccoAtlas.org, were unveiled today by the American Cancer Society and World Lung Foundation at the 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health. The Atlas graphical
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Mar 19, 2015 10:35
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Removing the emperor’s clothes: Australia and tobacco plain packaging

Description: Full text will be released Novemeber 27, 2014
University of Sydney eScholarship Repository (au)
added Nov 24, 2014 03:46
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50 Years On from Surgeon General's Historic Smoking Report, Fictional Character and Cult Hero Martin Muntor Devises Plot to Bring Big Tobacco to Its Knees

Frank Freudberg's edgy new thriller Find Virgil takes readers inside one man's war against death-peddling cigarette companies. And it doesn't end pretty.
PR Newswire
added Jan 8, 2014 23:57
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AUDIO: The Astronaut Wives Club

"When he got back, the first thing he wanted was a cigarette . . . all the guys tried to quit, because they didn't want to have a nicotine fit in outer space."
WNYC Radio
added Jul 29, 2013 12:51
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Disgraced Ex-Congressman Attacks John Boehner in New Book / Bob Ney, who was imprisoned for his role in the Jack Abramoff scandal, has some scores to settle.

“He was a chain-smoking, relentless wine drinker who was more interested in the high life--golf, women, cigarettes ... his ties with a tobacco company were so tight that lawmakers could get free cigarettes from Boehner’s office
National Journal
added Mar 6, 2013 07:20
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