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Oklahoma Cigarette Fee Under Fire

Oklahoma’s “Smoking Cessation and Prevention Act of 2017” may be going up in smoke. Although Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin (R) signed the act (SB 845) into law on May 31, the constitutionality of the law is being questioned in a pending lawsuit because o
Tax Foundation
added Jun 27, 2017 01:36
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[District of Columbia] Sensible regulation of e-cigarettes: Opportunities for reform / Thursday, June 29, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

The costly regulatory regime imposed by the [FDA] threatens the availability of e-cigarettes and product improvement... Join AEI as a panel of experts discusses the science on e-cigarettes, the implications of the FDA’s current regulatory framework, and
American Enterprise Institute
added Jun 27, 2017 00:21
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[Asia, India] Policy makers to keep off tobacco industry

The state government has issued a notification prohibiting representatives of tobacco industry from accessing its officials engaged in making the policy framework and rules regarding the implementation of tobacco control laws in Bihar. Instead, they would
Times of India
added Jun 27, 2017 00:16
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[Asia, India] LIC Thinks PIL Against Its Investments in Tobacco and ITC Is Frivolous

Kicking off a public interest litigation (PIL) filed against Life Insurance Corporation’s (LIC) investments in tobacco majors such as Indian Tobacco Company Ltd (ITC), LIC told the Bombay high court on Friday that the petition was “frivolous,” an “abuse o
The Wire (in)
added Jun 27, 2017 00:16
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Trump smokes tobacco industry

The Trump administration delayed implementation of the new FDA rules and says it will change them. Meanwhile, e-cigarette and smokeless tobacco companies are pushing for the ability to label their products as safer than smoking. Observers on both sides
YourErie.com
added Jun 27, 2017 00:16
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[Asia, China] BRIEF-Jia Yao Holdings says unit entered into sale agreements to sell paper cigarette packages

* Hubei Golden Three Gorges entered into Chongqing sale agreements, Shenzhen sale agreements and Sichuan Sale agreements
Reuters
added Jun 27, 2017 00:16
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[UK] Report: Decade of the smoking ban has decimated England's pubs

Simon Clark, director of Forest, said: “There’s very little evidence that the health of the nation has benefitted significantly from the smoking ban. Instead thousands of pubs have closed and choice has been sacrificed on the altar of tobacco control.
FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Jun 26, 2017 14:36
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[California] Analysts question whether planned San Francisco ban on menthol flavorings could have ripple effect

Menthol styles, which are mint-flavored, have proven controversial... The ban is opposed by small businesses, particularly convenience stores, which depend on tobacco product sales for a sizable portion of their revenue, as well as other purchases made b
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 26, 2017 12:34
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Philip Morris International Doubles Investment in Heated Tobacco Unit Facility in Italy. Another Step towards a Smoke-Free Future.

Additional €500 million investment planned to increase production capacity at Bologna factory to meet growing adult smoker demand for HEETS for use with IQOS. Up to 600 new jobs expected to be created.
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Jun 26, 2017 12:30
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Scratch test — wound healing disrupted by smoke but not by Vype e-cigarette vapor

Scientists at British American Tobacco used the scratch test to compare the effects of smoke extract from a reference cigarette (3R4F) and vapour extract from two commercial e-cigarettes, Vype ePen (a closed modular device) and Vype eStick (a cig-a-like
Science Magazine
added Jun 26, 2017 12:24
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