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Imperial Tobacco Canada Ltd. c. Conseil québécois sur le tabac et la santé, 2015 QCCA 2056 (CanLII)

the factual premise of Petitioner’s motion is unfounded as there is no error in my previous judgment requiring correction. However, even if there was such an error, its nature is such that the doctrine of functus officio applies and I would be without pow
Canadian Legal Information Institute (ca)
added Dec 14, 2015 15:19
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[Canada] E-cigarettes more popular among Ontario students than regular cigarettes: CAMH

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health released its 2015 survey on Ontario students’ drug and alcohol use on Wednesday. The survey, which is done every two years, asks students from grades 7-12 about their drug use over the past year. Here are some
GlobalTV (ca)
added Dec 10, 2015 20:11
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[Canada] Harm reduction over morals to reduce smoking deaths

Increasing taxes on cigarettes reduces smoking rates but can cause financial hardship for some low-income populations... Sweanor's arguments highlight the tension in the tobacco-control community and among public health officials over the issue of e-ciga
Canadian Medical Association Journal (ca)
added Dec 10, 2015 20:10
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[Canada] Justice Schrager firmly declines the invitation to reconsider.

"[Justice Schrager] omitted to take into account the mandatory $100,000,000 Flintkote Loan payment due days earlier...." In his response, issued this afternoon, Justice Schrager gives Imperial Tobacco a flat and unhappy sounding "no".
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Dec 10, 2015 17:47
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CMAJ Editorial: A letter to our colleague, Canada’s new Minister of Health

We are further encouraged by many other commitments in the Liberal platform, including ... a promise to require plain packaging for tobacco.
Canadian Medical Association Journal (ca)
added Dec 9, 2015 23:33
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[Canada] HUTCHISON: Why outsource review of 'Tobacco-gate'?

this looks a lot more like a taxpayer-funded shirking of responsibility. It is a house full of plumbers hiring an outside plumber to fix their leaky faucet. The Minister should consider cancelling this contract and have her officials do the work they are
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Dec 8, 2015 04:43
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[Canada] Study finds shocking numbers of contraband cigarettes in Ontario

The study, done on behalf of the Ontario Convenience Store Association (OCSA), found that 21.8% - or more than one in five - of all cigarette butts gathered from 133 locations across the province in October were contraband. OCSA president Dave Bryans sa
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Dec 7, 2015 21:31
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[Canada] One in five Canadian youths has tried e-cigarettes, says study

The study, called “Who is using e-cigarettes in Canada? Nationally representative data on the prevalence of e-cigarette use among Canadians” was published in the December issue of Preventive Medicine. It found that most older vapers were current smokers,
Cantech Letter (ca)
added Dec 7, 2015 21:11
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[Canada] Board of health OKs hookah ban plan, 2016 budget

The public health department is taking steps to close legislative loopholes in order to expand the city’s smoke-free bylaws to include hookah pipes and e-cigarettes. Hookah lounges and e-cigarettes have become increasingly popular, but there’s a patchwo
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Dec 8, 2015 21:45
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[Canada] Vapers protest provincial regulations on e-cigarettes

“Vaping is not smoking!” hundreds of demonstrators shouted, as puffs of quickly dissipating vapour wafted overhead at Queen’s Park Saturday. Schedule 3 of Bill-45, which passed third reading with a vote of 99-1 in May, puts the same restrictions on the u
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Dec 6, 2015 23:25
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