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[Canada] One year later

But now? Someone buying cigarettes in Quebec would be hard pressed to know that anything had ever happened.... The companies are not backing down from their resistance to laws which specifically require the kinds of warnings which they were found liable
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jun 3, 2016 16:43
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[Canada] VIDEO: Bar owners want to create smoking and non-smoking patios

Public consultations are currently underway on Quebec's proposed anti-tobacco legislation, Bill 44. It would, among other restrictions, make it illegal to smoke on patios and terrasses of bars and restaurants. The Association of Bar Owners say that would
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Aug 18, 2015 15:24
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[Canada] Letters: Nanny state rules -- again

any adult smoker who now says he was not aware cigarettes were a major health hazard is either a liar or a damned fool, or both. The Quebec decision is an example of judicial activism on a grand scale; a judicial transfer of enormous wealth from the toba
National Post (ca)
added Jun 4, 2015 12:55
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[Canada] VIDEO: How smoking can increase a man's odds of osteoporosis

Medical expert Dr. Marla Shapiro explains how smoking can increase a man’s odds of osteoporosis and why screening guidelines could change.
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Mar 17, 2015 15:02
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[Canada, USA] Global Cancer Diagnostics Grants First International License for The Lung Cancer Test™ to Bertech Pharma Ltd.

The Lung Cancer Test™ is recommended for annual screening for Lung Cancer in current and former smokers. The Test has been clinically proven to detect Lung Cancer in its early stages. With early detection comes early treatment and higher survival rates.
PR Newswire
added Jan 8, 2015 08:50
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[Australia, Canada, UK] PARKE: Why support the TPP when it will let foreign corporations take our democracies to court? | Melissa Parke

the chilling effect ISDS clauses can have on a government’s willingness to regulate. Canada withdrew a proposal for plain packaging of tobacco, following the threat of ISDS arbitration under Nafta. Here in Australia, rural communities have successfully ca
Comment is Free (The Guardian, UK)
added Oct 29, 2014 09:46
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[Canada] Widespread Use of Flavoured Tobacco Products Continues Among Ontario Youth

Bolstered by new data showing flavoured tobacco product use remains high among Ontario teens, the Ontario Campaign for Action on Tobacco (OCAT) is calling on the provincial government to ban all flavours in these products.
MarketWired
added Sep 10, 2014 10:37
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[Canada] Contraband Tobacco Is Easy Access for Youth Smoking

National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco (NCACT) wants to remind parents about how dangerously accessible contraband tobacco is for young people. "It's frightening how readily accessible illegal cigarettes are to our kids, with some dealers selling
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Sep 3, 2014 13:05
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[Canada] The Ontario Flue-Cured Tobacco Growers’ Marketing Board v. Rothmans, Benson & Hedges, Inc., 2014 ONSC 3469 (CanLII)

Canadian Legal Information Institute (ca)
added Jul 14, 2014 08:56
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[Canada] U of T public health researchers says it’s time to butt out smoking in movies

The report examines the extent of exposure to movies with tobacco imagery among Ontario youth. The research team, led by Robert Schwartz, Executive Director of OTRU, examined the number of incidents of on-screen smoking in movies released from 2004 to 20
University of Toronto
added Jun 24, 2014 12:51
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