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[Canada] Will Edmonton follow suit on hookah ban?

Edmonton has about 40 venues where hookah is allowed, both with and without a liquor licence. The compliance team’s main concern is surrounding the health of those who frequent the venues but minors in hookah lounges and, in some cases, the use of illega
GlobalTV (ca)
added Dec 4, 2016 17:13
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[Canada] EMBALLAGE NEUTRE DES CIGARETTES / LES FAUX ARGUMENTS DE L’INDUSTRIE DU TABAC [PLAIN PACKAGING OF CIGARETTES / FALSE TOBACCO INDUSTRY ARGUMENTS]

The tobacco industry and its allies have launched a campaign against the introduction of plain packaging of cigarettes in Canada. We have submitted their arguments to the test of facts.
La Presse (ca)
added Oct 18, 2016 00:22
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[Canada] Contraband smokes creating series of problems

Grant said RCMP numbers show the vast majority of illicit tobacco sellers are also trading drugs and weapons. He estimates cigarettes fund the activities of more than 175 criminal gangs, including drugs, guns and human trafficking. “Everyone in the comm
Halifax (NS) Chronicle Herald (ca)
added Aug 2, 2016 15:29
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[Canada] No Recuse

Suzanne Côté...will soon apply her deep knowledge of tobacco litigation to deciding whether Japan Tobacco can have another kick at the can regarding the constitutionality of Quebec's Tobacco-Related Damages and Health Care Costs Recovery Act (TDHCCR).
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Apr 2, 2016 17:28
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[Canada] Editorial: Hollywood needs to get the message on smoking

The B.C. Lung Association counted up 13 Oscar-nominated films this year that featured movie stars smoking. . . . association has the right idea. Restricting who can see a movie threatens profit, which translates into a message Hollywood can clearly under
Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Mar 4, 2016 17:10
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[Canada] CROWE: Gasping to understand why people smoke outside hospitals

While "ironic" is one way of describing the situation, "outrageous" might be a better word. Why should any patient on their way into a hospital have to be exposed to second-hand smoke?... Give smokers a place of their own. It should have a roof over it.
CBC News (ca)
added Feb 22, 2016 13:49
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[Canada] Wholesale Sales Data

Since 2001 tobacco companies have been required by federal law to provide, to Health Canada, annual reports of their wholesale sales of cigarettes, domestic and imported, and fine cut tobacco. These reports are available nationally and provincially for w
Health Canada
added Feb 3, 2016 00:44
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[USA] Canada Vs. US Product Liability: The Canadian Experience ($$)

... legislation relating to tobacco controls[10] was sufficiently inconsistent with federal legislation,[11] so as...
Law360
added Jan 22, 2016 22:26
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[Canada] Gail Asper urges smokers to quit, saying it took years off her parents' lives

Manitoba Lung Association is hoping a contest to quit smoking, even for 24 hours, might convince smokers to try butting out for good. If that isn't convincing enough, Gail Asper said smoking took years off her parents' lives. She shared her family's batt
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 18, 2016 21:03
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[Canada] Crime Stoppers Raising Awareness on Contraband Tobacco and Organized Crime

A new campaign being launched this week asks Toronto community members to help law enforcement officials fight the growing problem of contraband tobacco and related organized crime. "People can make a difference in their neighbourhoods and we really nee
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Sep 29, 2015 10:11
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