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[Canada] Day 199: Wet, dull, dreary

This morning and yesterday afternoon it was the plaintiff's lawyers, André Lespérance and Philippe Trudel, who were putting their cross-examination questions to Mr. Hoult. This was no harsh interrogation: with their disarmingly gentle affect, they both e
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jan 17, 2014 02:47
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[Canada] Chianello: When the privacy of your own home gets trumped

It comes down to weighing the rights of the individual versus the rights of the many. And that’s not an easy balancing act. .... Poirier said, “We understand that it is difficult and sensitive.” It certainly is. Difficult, sensitive and unsettling.
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Dec 25, 2013 22:19
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Examples of flavoured tobacco products sold in Canada (PDF)

After Bill C-32 was implemented Oct. 5, 2010, if a cigarillo/ little cigar weighedmore than 1.4g and did not have a cigarette filter, the product could still be flavoured; Bullseye products are shown here, before and after Bill C-32
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Oct 7, 2013 11:29
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[Canada] Major tobacco firms must also stand in health-care suit, says Quebec judge

A Quebec judge has ruled that foreign-based tobacco companies are not immune from a lawsuit filed against their Canadian subsidiaries to recoup health costs. The major international firms contended the lawsuit by the Quebec government didn't apply to th
Canadian Press
added Jul 10, 2013 23:33
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[Canada] Smokers most common in construction, mining, oil and gas: Report

according to a Conference Board of Canada report. By occupation, 28 per cent of trades, transport and equipment operators smoked in 2011. Processing, manufacturing and utilities occupations had an employee smoking rate of 24 per cent, while 23 per cent o
Canadian HR Reporter (ca)
added Apr 12, 2013 13:40
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[Canada] ‘We drink. We swear. We don’t f—ing smoke’: Firm’s ban on hiring smokers leaves people asking ‘Who’s next?’

At Momentous Corp., they don’t track vacation or sick days. Staffers can bring their dogs in to the office. The Ottawa Internet firm takes pride in being different, as evidenced by its website, where you will find, in large letters: “We drink. We swear.
National Post (ca)
added Apr 8, 2013 10:55
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[Canada] Ontario Continues Fight Against Contraband Cigarette Trade

The illegal cigarette trade has flourished in the province, despite efforts by authorities to crack down ... The trail of contraband cigarettes often leads right to Ontario’s Six Nations Indian reservation, which has a robust trade of illegal tobacco, th
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Mar 3, 2013 13:39
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[Canada, USA] $3.4M worth of tobacco seized at border

Border service officers seized more than $3 million worth of loose tobacco in two separate seizures in Niagara this month.
Niagara This Week (ca)
added Jan 26, 2013 06:44
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[Australia, Canada] DEWHIRST: Price and tobacco marketing strategy: lessons from ‘dark’ markets and implications for WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

In such ‘dark’ markets, tobacco companies have shifted much of their promotional dollars towards the retail sector and pricing has become an ever more important part of tobacco firms’ marketing strategies.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 1, 2012 08:48
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[Canada] Roll-your-own tobacco use among Canadian youth: is it a bigger problem than we think?

We identified that RYO tobacco use is not a negligible problem among Canadian youth. Ongoing research is needed to continue monitoring the prevalence of RYO use among youth and the factors associated with its use, but to also monitor if this more affordab
BioMed Central (uk)
added Jul 28, 2012 10:46
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