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[Canada] One week later.... Justice Riordan sent a message - but to whom?

A week after Canadian tobacco companies are hit with a stupendous penalty for having neglected their manufacturers' responsibilities and harmed Quebec smokers, it would appear that life goes on pretty much as it did before. And so does business.
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jun 9, 2015 17:34
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[Canada] THE COST OF SMOKING: A MANITOBA STUDY (PDF)

A common perception is that while smokers may use more healthcare services, they die younger. ...Those in Manitoba who ever smoked use significantly more healthcare services and they do so over a considerably long period—into their late 70s and early 80s.
Manitoba Centre for Health Policy (MCHP) (ca)
added May 6, 2015 19:34
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[Canada] Nova Scotia menthol ban ignites debate

Gagnon of Imperial Tobacco Canada told the legislature’s law amendments committee Wednesday there is no evidence menthol products are the cause of youth smoking...Hammoud, president of the Atlantic Convenience Store Association, says stores would suffer a
Canadian Press
added Apr 23, 2015 09:48
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[Canada] Support A Smoke Free Nunavut! Ban Smoking in Multi-Dwelling Housing and Save Our Children!

AMAZING! 102 signatures online!!! I have been collecting signatures around town too! So far collected 84 around Iqaluit. I will be collecting more in the coming weeks. Please continue to pass this petition to your friends, colleagues, family, place of bu
The Petition Site
added Apr 13, 2015 11:53
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[Canada, UK] Great Britain to require tobacco plain packaging

Canadian Cancer Society urges Canada to follow the lead of Australia, Britain and Ireland
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Mar 11, 2015 14:55
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[Canada] MAHONEY: Where there’s “no smoking,” there’s fire

prohibiting smoking on outdoor bar/restaurant patios under the Smoke Free Ontario Act, came into effect. For Alexander Dolinin ...His petition is being circulated on Facebook, the street and at Hamilton bar/restaurants such as The Pheasant Plucker on Au
Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Mar 6, 2015 12:10
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[Canada] MacPherson: Ban-happy health authorities smoked by e-cigarettes

Kids won't take up e-cigarettes anyway because e-cigarettes are not cool. .. For those who do smoke and want to quit, however, the e-cigarette has helped more than Health Canada ever did. Maybe we should ban Health Canada
Saskatoon (Sas) Star Phoenix (ca)
added Feb 13, 2015 18:17
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[Canada] Blais-Létourneau: Exhibits

Over 42,000 exhibits from the Blais-Létourneau trial are now available for viewing and downloading at the database maintained by the plaintiffs' lawyers. Not sure where to start? Below are lists of exhibits. Reader beware - these are unofficial collec
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Feb 4, 2015 20:34
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[Canada] New Supreme Court judge challenged on conduct as a lawyer in two cases

In a letter signed by more than 350 law students, lawyers and professors from several provinces, Justice Côté ... is accused of dragging out a lawsuit, now at 16 years and counting, as part of a legal team representing Imperial Tobacco. Justice Côté, 56,
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Dec 5, 2014 11:10
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[Canada] Youth 'TIFFed' about smoking in movies

Canadian Cancer Society youth advocates want all future youth-rated movies to be smoke-free...In 2013, 86% of top-grossing movies with tobacco were youth-rated (G, PG, 14A) in Ontario. This is a serious issue as research shows that the more youth see sm
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Sep 6, 2014 12:43
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