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[California] In re NJOY, Inc. Consumer Class Action Litigation (PDF)

Court concludes that Plaintiffs have again failed to meet their burden of demonstrating that questions of law or fact common to class members predominate...concludes that Plaintiffs have failed to demonstrate that damages can be proven on a classwide bas
Amazon CloudFront
added Feb 4, 2016 17:37
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California doctors’ lobbying group formally backs marijuana legalization

California Medical Association, the influential lobbying group representing more than 40,000 members statewide, has officially thrown its support behind a proposed November ballot initiative to legalize recreational marijuana.
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Feb 2, 2016 18:01
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[California] CAL NORML GUIDE TO THE ADULT USE OF MARIJUANA ACT OF 2016 (AUMA)

AUMA is a lengthy, 62-page initiative which elaborately writes hundreds of detailed restrictions and regulations into state law. Its basic thrust is to (1) allow adults 21 years and older to possess up to one ounce of marijuana and cultivate up to six pl
Cal NORML
added Feb 2, 2016 18:00
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[California] FIKES: E-cig reporting: What went wrong? Flawed, slipshod journalism misrepresented study

Science journalism ended the year on a down note, with widespread misreporting of a study from San Diego researchers on the risk of electronic cigarettes...Jacobs picked a story from the Daily Telegraph as the “most dangerous, irresponsible, and ill-infor
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jan 26, 2016 13:26
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[California] Coalition Launches Campaign To Put $2 Tobacco Tax Hike on Ballot

In 2012, voters rejected a $1-per-pack tax hike. Supporters lost the vote by four-tenths of a percentage point. During that effort, tobacco companies outspent supporters of the ballot initiative by nearly 4-to-1
California Healthline
added Jan 21, 2016 16:36
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California tobacco tax measure's supporters, foes prepare for battle

Big Tobacco and health advocates are preparing to duke it out once again over a proposed $2-per-pack hike likely to appear on next November's ballot. But having been outspent almost 4-to-1 by tobacco companies to lose by just four-tenths of a percentage
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Nov 30, 2015 08:40
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[California, North Carolina] Reynolds agrees to limited re-opening of Camel Cash promotion

to reopen the Camel Cash promotion for six months — for California consumers only — as part of the resolution of a 6-year-old legal dispute. Reynolds inserted Camel Cash certificates, also known as “C-notes,” in cigarette packages from 1991 to Oct. 1, 200
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 28, 2015 20:25
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[California] Tobacco Companies Sued Over Cancer-Causing Substances in E-Cigarettes

media director for CEH, told Healthline, and “many of the products were quite high.” The tests prompted the nonprofit to file lawsuits against tobacco and other e-cigarette companies for failing to warn consumers about these chemicals, as required by Pro
Healthline Networks
added Nov 20, 2015 03:14
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[California] The Minefield Of E-Cigarette Labeling And Promotion [FREE FULL TEXT]

ruling in the NJOY case and the FDA’s recently proposed rule both suggest that advertising claims that suggest or emphasize specific chemical, physical and toxicological effects on the user may be subject to increased scrutiny...industry participants woul
Law360
added Oct 21, 2015 10:25
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[California] Cigarette Tax Headed Toward Ballot

Cigarette tax proponents, who on Wednesday sent ballot initiative language to the Attorney General's office, hope to collect enough signatures to put a $2-a-pack cigarette tax measure on the November 2016 ballot.
California Healthline
added Oct 8, 2015 20:42
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