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[Asia-pacific, New Zealand] World Health organisations oppose revived TPP talks

"The area of tobacco control. Industries may turn around and say well that's cut into their profitability and take the countries to court in these tribunals that are extra judicial to our own judicial systems."... it includes a specific carve out restrict
Māori Television (nz)
added May 30, 2017 14:58

[UK] Plain packs already boosting illicit tobacco trade, TMA survey finds

The introduction of plain packaging and the ban on small tobacco packs is already driving people to buy cheap, black market tobacco, according to a new survey by the Tobacco Manufacturers’ Association (TMA). The findings come one day before new tobacco
Talking Retail (uk)
added May 23, 2017 12:35

[UK] Big Tobacco lobby group quits smoking industry

International Tax and Investment Center... “The anti-tobacco campaigns became too great a distraction from ITIC’s mission, and this was a necessary step to safeguard ITIC’s reputation and ensure its long-term effectiveness,” Daniel Witt, president of ITIC
Financial Times (uk)
added May 22, 2017 11:57

The proliferation of ‘We Sell Tobacco Here’ signs at the point-of-sale of tobacco retailers in Melbourne, Australia

are permitted to display an optional A4-size sign stating ‘We Sell Tobacco Here’.2 While exposure to antismoking signage at the POS has been associated with quitting interest,3 other POS features that signal the availability of tobacco when these products
Tobacco Control
added May 20, 2017 15:42
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[Australia] How the Candyman Travers Beynon runs his empire, from tobacco to trademarks and lawyers

behind the party boy image are cigarette vending machines and tobacconists – Freechoice, where Beynon is managing director and majority owner. It’s a bricks and mortar business posting higher profits but battling pressure as we smoke less. It’s also a bu
Brisbane (QLD) Courier-Mail (au)
added May 19, 2017 20:59

[New York, Virginia] Fredericksburg Gas Station Owner Pleads Guilty to Cigarette Trafficking

Ekelemu opened business memberships at various wholesale clubs and with wholesale cigarette distributors in Virginia, and subsequently used those business memberships to make sales-tax-free purchases of more than $7.1 million worth of Virginia-stamped cig
US Department of Justice (USDOJ)
added May 19, 2017 21:33

[Switzerland] VIDEO: Non-smoking apartments sell out in Zurich

A non-smoking apartment block has been built in Zurich, the first of its kind in Switzerland. (RTS/ All 40 apartments in the block, built by the Schönheim housing cooperative, have been sold. Tenants sign a contract agreeing not to smoke, wh
swissinfo (Swiss Radio International) (ch)
added May 19, 2017 15:09

[Florida] No Smoking Anywhere: This Attorney Wants Condo Associations to Completely Ban Cigarettes

There's no smoking allowed in attorney Dennis Eisinger's condominium projects. Not in the units. Not at the pool. Not in the parking garage. And if Eisinger had his way, that would be the case in every Florida condominium. "Smokers are not a protected cl (Daily Business Review)
added May 18, 2017 09:03

[Oregon] Bill on social cannabis gets makeover

SB 307 does away with a provision to create a license for temporary events, akin to tastings at a winery or brewery, for cannabis businesses. It also does away with a provision to allow indoor cannabis cafes, an exception to the state Indoor Clean Air Act
The Bend (OR) Bulletin
added May 18, 2017 08:59

[Michigan] Tobacco 21 now law in Genesee County, but lawsuit halts enforcement

It took effect Monday. But right now, if you don't follow it nothing with happen. "The regulation stands but will not be enforced at this time," said Mark Valacak, Genesee County Health Officer.
WEYI NBC-25 (Flint, MI)
added May 18, 2017 07:15
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