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[Illinois] City to sue online e-cigarette dealers, says they're selling to underage Chicagoans

The city is planning to file suit Tuesday in Cook County Circuit Court against eight companies that sold e-cigarette products to people under age 21 in the past month, the Emanuel administration said. The sales were part of a sting operation launched by
Chicago Tribune
added Nov 12, 2018 22:14
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[UK-Scotland] High availability of tobacco raises smoking rates in mothers-to-be

Women are more likely to smoke during pregnancy if they live in areas with lots of shops selling cigarettes, a study shows. Pregnant women living in Scottish neighbourhoods with the highest availability of tobacco products are 70 per cent more likely to
EurekAlert
added Nov 12, 2018 22:11
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[UK, USA] Menthol cigarettes BAN: Smoking crackdown plan causes tobacco shares to plunge

A PROPOSED ban on the sale of menthol cigarettes in the United States has wiped billions from the share value of two major tobacco firms.
Daily Star (uk)
added Nov 12, 2018 22:04
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[UK] Tobacco shares go up in smoke amid US crackdown plan

British American Tobacco and Imperial Brands have had £8.6bn wiped off their stock market value as US regulators prepare to crack down on the sale of flavoured e-cigarettes and menthol cigarettes. Shares in BAT, the sixth-biggest company in the FTSE 100
The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 12, 2018 21:57
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[Asia, India] Vapers fume over government advisory banning e-cigarettes

But doctors involved in tobacco control programmes in India feel the nicotine content in e-cigarettes is equally or more harmful. According to S.K. Arora, the tobacco control officer of the Delhi government, the average nicotine content of a cigarette is
The Telegraph (Calcutta) (in)
added Nov 12, 2018 21:50
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Juul to pull sweet-flavored e-cigarettes from stores

faced with a regulatory crackdown and criticism that its marketing has attracted underage users, plans to stop selling most of its flavored nicotine liquids at bricks-and-mortar stores, according to people familiar with the matter.
MarketWatch (Wall St. Journal)
added Nov 12, 2018 21:48
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[North Carolina] Potential FDA ban on menthol cigarettes contributes to BAT share price drop

reached a 52-week low during morning trading Monday as investors reacted to a potential ban on traditional menthol cigarettes. The share price dropped as much as 8.8 percent, or by $3.69, on the New York Stock Exchange before closing down by -.- percent,
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 12, 2018 21:44
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[North Carolina] 565 workers lose jobs as tobacco merchant restructures

company that buys, processes and sells leaf tobacco to cigarette companies is cutting almost 600 jobs as it reorganizes. Pyxus International Inc. filed a required report with North Carolina officials this week disclosing plans to lay off 565 workers at i
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 12, 2018 21:43
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FDA could be leaning toward ban or limit on menthol cigarettes

Multiple media outlets, first reported by The Washington Post, said such action could be touted by Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb as one strategy for curtailing what he calls ”an epidemic” of flavored electronic-cigarette use by youths.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 12, 2018 21:41
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FDA to Propose Ban of Menthol Cigarettes ($$)

isn’t just cracking down on e-cigarettes. Commissioner Scott Gottlieb also plans to pursue a ban on menthol cigarettes, according to senior agency officials. It could take a year or more for a rule banning menthol to be finalized, and then another year f
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Nov 12, 2018 21:10
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