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GLANTZ: California cancer advocates call out Assemblymember Jim Cooper for breaking promise not to take tobacco money

on March 14, 2018, he accepted a $4,400 contribution from Philip Morris. ACS CAN contacted him and he told ACS CAN that he decided to reverse course and start accepting donations from tobacco companies.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 11, 2018 02:35
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[California] Elk Grove lawmaker called out for accepting tobacco money

Cooper signed the pledge during his first run for the Assembly in 2014. He did not report accepting tobacco money until he took a $4,400 donation from Philip Morris for his re-election campaign in March.
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added May 9, 2018 21:22
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[California] GLANTZ: RJ Reynolds' latest argument against Prop E: It doesn't ban the sale of all tobacco products

Yesterday I received this mailer -- they are coming just about every day now -- from RJ Reynolds arguing that voters should not support San Francisco's law prohibiting the sale of flavored cigarettes because it still allows the sale of unflavored tobacco
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 9, 2018 19:01
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[California] San Francisco To Vote On Ban Of Flavored E-Cigarettes And Tobacco

San Francisco wants to ban the sale of flavored tobacco products. Included in the potential ban, a high-tech vaping device called a JUUL. It's marketed to help adult smokers quit regular cigarettes. But as Shia Levitt reports, the flavors and sleek desig
National Public Radio (NPR)
added May 9, 2018 18:35
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[California] Los Angeles Man Sentenced for Massive Cigarette Tax Fraud

Un Hag Baeg got a 46-month sentence on Monday for conspiracy and was ordered to pay more than $7 million to the government. Baeg ran a company that provided supplies to cargo vessels. Authorities say he evaded millions of dollars in excise taxes due on
AP - Associated Press
added May 9, 2018 18:17
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[California] Johnny Depp 'attacked crew member after a day of drinking and smoking on the set of his new film, offering the man $100k to fight back'

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 9, 2018 18:11
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[California] GLANTZ: RJ Reynolds must getting worried that they are going to lose in San Francisco

On May 1, RJ Reynolds "contributed" another $2.5 million in cash and $40,000 in nonmonetary contributions to its No on Prop E campaign in its effort to overturn San Francisco's law ending the sale of flavored tobacco products. This brings their total to
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 9, 2018 14:19
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[California] GLANTZ: Blog posts on San Francisco Proposition E

Here are links to all my blog posts on San Francisco’s Proposition E, RJ Reynolds Tobacco’s effort to overturn the law ending the sale of all flavored tobacco products in San Francisco that was unanimously passed by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 9, 2018 14:19
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Electronic Cigarette and Cigarette Social Environments and Ever Use of Each Product: A Prospective Study of Young Adults in Southern California

Implications Disrupting the social acceptability of youth e-cigarette use merits consideration as a strategy for preventing initiation of e-cigarette use, just as the social de-normalization of cigarette use has proven to be effective in preventing ciga
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 9, 2018 00:24
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[California] MAA/HELLIG: Saving San Francisco’s ban on candy-flavored tobacco products

Have you been approached by a “No on Proposition E” person on the street or received their campaign flyers in the mail or seen them online or on television?...They are fully funded by the tobacco industry...here is why they are worried enough to spend mor
San Francisco (CA) Examiner
added May 6, 2018 17:44
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