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[Illinois] ARCHIVE: Ethics experts say recusal theory in $10 billion tobacco case is defective

Plaintiffs seeking to remove Illinois Supreme Court Justice Lloyd Karmeier from review of their $10 billion judgment ... advanced a theory with no stopping point...from groups to which Philip Morris belonged, including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and th
Madison County (IL) Record
added Jan 19, 2015 23:27
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California’s Tobacco Control Efforts Losing Steam, Finds UCSF Report

Reduced Spending Power of Anti-Tobacco Program, Resurgence of Tobacco Industry in State Politics, and Unregulated E-Cigarettes to Blame
University of California at San Francisco (UCSF)
added Nov 5, 2014 11:22
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[Australia] CHAPMAN: Introducing Big Tobacco's confused new errand boy

when you speak to smokers whose lives have been ruined by cigarettes, it's hard to refer to them as "havers of a good time", writes Simon Chapman....Tobacco has a new, unabashed, lavishly paid-up errand boy in Parliament...Senator David Leyonhjelm.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Oct 2, 2014 14:04
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[Pennsylvania] Smoke signals: Tobacco lobbyists take advantage of legislative discord

THE MARLBORO Man and Joe Camel helped push into legislative limbo a new $2-per-pack tobacco tax in Philly that would help to fund the city's public schools. Harrisburg lobbyists for the nation's largest cigarette company, the Altria Group - maker of the
Philadelphia (PA) Daily News
added Jul 10, 2014 04:04
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[UK] Plain packaging: Big Tobacco prepares for ‘bare-knuckle fight’ over ban

Andy Rowell reveals the tactics of an industry desperate to head off new rules on packaging
The Independent (uk)
added Mar 31, 2014 10:33
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[Virginia] State Sen. Barbara Favola calls for Gov. McDonnell’s resignation

in response to a story in Wednesday’s Washington Post that Virginia businessman Jonnie R. Williams Sr. had given $70,000 to a corporation owned by McDonnell and his sister, a $50,000 check to first lady Maureen McDonnell and $10,000 to their daughter, Jea
Washington Post
added Jul 11, 2013 17:56
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State of Tobacco Control 2013 - Did Your State Make The Grade?

Money at the Root of Nation's Tobacco Problem
American Lung Association
added Jan 16, 2013 06:53
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[Oklahoma] FEDERAL RACKETEERING (RICO) CONVICTION

Philip Morris, Altria, R.J. Reynolds, Brown and Williamson, Lorillard, American Tobacco, and British American Tobacco Company have now been convicted in U.S. District Court of racketeering and conducting a decades-long conspiracy to deceive the American p
tobaccomoney.com (OK)
added Oct 2, 2012 17:54
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Tobacco Money Fuels Controversial Pro-Trump Policy Group

has been a top funder of the controversial “dark money” organization created to promote President Donald Trump’s legislative agenda... Reynolds American...donated $1.5 million to America First Policies...racist, anti-Muslim and anti-Semitic views express
Maplight.org [Money and Politics: Illuminating the Connection] (Sunlight Foundation)
added Jul 12, 2018 16:36
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Big tobacco in 2017: Full steam ahead

Unmentioned was the fact that Cole ended the 2016 cycle at No. 10 among the tobacco industry‘s top recipients of campaign contributions, having raked in more than $33,000. Bishop received about half that, $16,000. Big tobacco’s favorite candidate of 2016
Opensecrets.org (Center for Responsive Politics)
added May 5, 2017 04:22
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