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[Canada] Tobacco firms face more limits on cigarette packaging

The federal government plans to force tobacco companies to sell their cigarettes in packages that lack distinctive brand designs aimed at enticing smokers to buy their product. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau signalled in the mandate letter he recently del
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Jan 6, 2016 14:47
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[Canada] SELICK: Why politicians go berserk over e-cigarettes

Since 2009, Health Canada has taken the position that e-cigarettes containing nicotine are illegal. But out on the streets, Health Canada is simply being ignored. There's a brisk trade in vaping supplies including nicotine.
Kitchener-Waterloo (ONT) Record (ca)
added Jan 5, 2016 19:33
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[Canada] Around Town: Break out the cigars! Ottawa Senators host Cuban charity gala

presented by Bell, at the Hilton Lac-Leamy...Gala host and celebrity auctioneer “Stuntman” Stu Schwartz, a local radio personality and PA announcer for the Senators, brought a fiesta feel to the night. At the podium, he lit a Cuban cigar and happily puffe
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Jan 6, 2016 18:45
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[Canada] Smoke-Free Outdoor Public Places

As of January 1, 2016, changes to Bylaw No. 8286 The Smoking Control Bylaw, 2004 will prohibit smoking in outdoor public places owned or operated by the City such as parks, playgrounds, sports fields, spray pads, outdoor and paddling pools, skateboard s
City of Saskatoon (ca)
added Jan 5, 2016 18:23
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[Canada] Will they? Won't they? They did.

JTI-Macdonald is still trying to stare down the Quebec Legislature's right to set new rules for lawsuits against it. In another, Imperial Tobacco appears to have blinked, and has posted the security deposit required of it, despite earlier threats to try
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jan 5, 2016 16:20
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[Canada] Panacea or Pandemic: Comparing “Equitable Waiver of Tort” to “Aggregate Liability” in Cases of Mass Torts with Indeterminate Causation (PDF)

The “better way” is to continue down the road blazed by the Quebec and Ontario courts, and embraced by legislatures in provincial tobacco legislation: viewing classable claims as cases of harm in populations, rather than in individuals. True aggregate
Canadian Journal of Comparative and Contemporary Law (ca)
added Oct 17, 2016 15:49
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[Canada] Ontario Bans Sale of E-Cigarettes to People Under 19

A law banning the sale of e-cigarettes to people to under the age of 19 went into effect in Ontario on Friday. Electronic cigarettes are now treated in the same way as regular cigarettes in the Canadian province that includes Toronto. The law also bans
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 5, 2016 16:35
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[Canada] What's new for 2016: More fees for Toronto and new rules in Ontario

Under the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, Ontario businesses won’t be allowed to sell flavoured tobacco products, many of which are designed and packaged to appeal to teens. The Ontario government says the ban will “help protect youth from the harmful effects o
CityNews CP24 (ca)
added Jan 2, 2016 16:59
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[Canada] Ontario bans sale of e-cigarettes to people under 19

Electronic cigarettes are now treated in the same way as regular cigarettes in the Canadian province that includes Toronto. The law also bans the sale of flavored tobacco. A ban on smoking e-cigarettes in public spaces and workplaces was also supposed to
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 2, 2016 15:54
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[Canada] Smoking Bylaw Changes Now in Effect

The City of Saskatoon reminds everyone that there have been changes to the Smoking bylaw, which are now in effect. It means no smoking or vaping allowed in outdoor public places owned and operated by the City.
SaskatoonHomePage.ca (ca)
added Jan 1, 2016 18:56
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