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Will the Law Treat Opioids More Like Cigarettes or Handguns?

Governments are suing pharmaceutical makers over the opioid epidemic. They'll need to prove that companies borrowed “a page from Big Tobacco’s playbook.”
Bloomberg News
added Jun 22, 2017 15:28
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[Montana] Proposed ban on indoor vaping, smoking near doorways goes too far, opponents say

"Thirty feet is impossible downtown," said Jim Grubbs, owner of Club 90 in Billings, at a public hearing Wednesday night during the health board's monthly meeting. Opponents spoke for about an hour Wednesday. He told the board his customers have grown a
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Jun 22, 2017 14:04
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[Canada] Annual Report on Compliance and Enforcement Activities (Tobacco Control) 2015-2016

The purposes of this report are to inform interested parties about Health Canada’s level of effort in monitoring compliance with the Tobacco Act and its regulations, and to identify areas where the tobacco industry has not complied with the applicable le
Canada.ca (ca)
added Jun 22, 2017 14:02
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[Michigan] Tobacco 21 ordinance violates state law, rules Fullerton

RPF’s Attorney Clifford Knaggs said the problem has nothing to do with sales or smoking – it is the local board exceeding their power... “I believe they are trying to take advantage of us, out of the 245 municipalities [considering Tobacco 21], because w
Burton (MI) View
added Jun 22, 2017 13:50
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[California, Minnesota] Menthol-Ban Efforts Ripple

To the misfortune of convenience-store retailers, the prospect of a ban on menthol cigarettes seems to be catching fire, re-emerging in the San Francisco area earlier this month and surfacing now in Minneapolis.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jun 21, 2017 20:09
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[Colorado] Zeller to Speak at NATO Education Seminar

This regional education seminar will bring together the top experts on tobacco-related regulatory and marketing topics to update and educate retailers on the most important issues faced by retailers today.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jun 21, 2017 20:08
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Cigarettes Remain On Top

Although smoking rates have been on the decline, cigarettes remain a leading performer for convenience stores.
Convenience Store Decisions
added Jun 20, 2017 20:06
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KHN Morning Briefing: Bristol-Myers’ Supreme Court Victory Could Have Far-Reaching Ramifications In Liability Cases

prevailed in its effort to get the Supreme Court to limit where patients can seek compensation for harm caused by drugs...potentially affect any liability case in which consumers allege harm caused by a deficient product, including automobiles, tobacco, f
Kaiser Health News
added Jun 20, 2017 20:01
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[UK] Exclusive: British insurer Aviva selling its tobacco investments

Britain's biggest life insurer, is selling about 1 billion pounds ($1.3 billion) worth of bonds and shares it holds in tobacco companies, joining a global campaign to divest from the industry.
Reuters
added Jun 20, 2017 19:11
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] GRAHAM: Selling smokes with smut ($$)

Politicians debating a new tobacco bill might want to look at the way the addictive is marketed. Indonesia is one of only eight countries that’s neither a signatory nor a party to the [FCTC]. That puts the republic way offside with the 180 states that ban
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jun 20, 2017 18:50
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