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[Canada] Day 92: Jeffrey Wigand - The Insider

observers left the courtroom laughing at Mr. Potter's failure to mention whether or not he destroyed documents in order to prevent them from being discovered in litigation, as so much evidence in this trial suggests.)
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Dec 11, 2012 10:05
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[Canada] ‘Surplus’ tobacco flooding the Canadian black market: RCMP

With Canadian tobacco fields heading for their biggest yield in years, the RCMP says significant amounts of the raw leaf product are being sold under the table to contraband cigarette factories.
National Post (ca)
added Nov 5, 2012 10:38
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[Canada] Vaping giant Juul plans Canadian e-cig domination amid success and controversy in U.S.

has plans to convert Canada’s five million adult smokers to loyal vapers amid a storm of controversy in the U.S. for its addictive qualities and youth appeal that’s leaving a sour taste among health workers and youth groups in Canada. The San Francisco-b
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Sep 1, 2018 01:02
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[Canada] VIDEO: Quebec community considers ban on public smoking

Hampstead, Quebec is expected to vote in tough smoking laws, meaning there could be fewer places to light up outside...anti-smoking advocates say it will only expose children to more secondhand smoke.
Global News (ca)
added Apr 21, 2018 20:59
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[Canada] Two leading Canadian anti-tobacco groups to shut down after Ottawa fails to provide funding

The Non-Smokers’ Rights Association (NSRA) and Physicians for a Smoke-Free Canada (PSC) have been limping along on a combination of savings, provincial help, and the work of volunteers since their federal funding was cut by the former Conservative govern
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Apr 10, 2018 17:42
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[Canada] Ban on public cannabis smoking, vaping looms in Greater Victoria

A Capital Regional District committee gave preliminary approval Wednesday to a proposal to add cannabis and e-cigarettes to the clean air bylaw that already bans tobacco smoking in parks, within seven metres of buildings and in other public spaces.
CBC News (ca)
added Mar 29, 2018 17:27
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[Canada] A Clean, Well-Lit Place to Smoke Rocks: North America's First Supervised Inhalation Site Opens

But ARCHES, a recently opened facility in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada comes with a twist—it's the first supervised inhalationsite in North America, allowing drug users to combust and inhale narcotics, such as meth or crack cocaine, under the supervision
AlterNet.org
added Mar 6, 2018 18:27
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[Canada] Does taxing tobacco motivate smokers to butt out?

The Canadian Cancer Society thinks it does, and applauds the tobacco increase announced in Tuesday’s federal budget. The tax for a carton of cigarettes increased by $1 – in addition to a $1.29 inflation tax adjustment for a carton of 200 cigarettes — f
Regina (Sas) Leader-Post (ca)
added Mar 1, 2018 17:17
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[Canada] ‘Qwidder’: Maritime-made app designed to help smokers kick old habits

Maritimers have created a new app - born out of personal loss - and they’re hoping to help smokers quit their cravings as the New Year approaches. The app is called ‘Qwidder’ and it was released a few weeks before Christmas 2017. Co-founder and presiden
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jan 1, 2018 02:54
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[Canada] 110K illegal cigarettes, vehicle seized following traffic stop in Nova Scotia

A joint operation by Halifax District RCMP and Service Nova Scotia has resulted in the seizure of nearly 110,000 contraband cigarettes and charges against a 28-year-old man from Ottawa. The seizure was the result of a traffic stop in Bedford, N.S., on D
Global News (ca)
added Dec 22, 2017 21:15
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