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Levels and trends in cigarette contraband in Canada [FREE FULL TEXT]

The data presented suggest that policies to tackle cigarette contraband introduced from the mid-2000s to late 2000s, at both federal and provincial levels, may have dampened the demand for contraband cigarettes.
Tobacco Control
added Sep 7, 2016 00:15
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GLANTZ: The evidence that e-cigarettes inhibit quitting smoking cigarettes just keeps piling up; strong longitudinal study from Canada

6526 Canadians who were trying to quit smoking forward in time for 6 months. They compared people who did and did not use e-cigarettes and found that smokers who used e-cigarettes were 30% less likely to successfully quit smoking at 3 months and half as
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 6, 2016 17:04
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[Canada] New York’s Claims Against Indian Companies Fail, Magistrate Judge Says ($$)

All claims by the State of New York alleging that two Indian enterprises are running a contraband cigarette ring that illegally brings millions of dollars’ worth of cigarettes into New York from Canada should be dismissed because the state fails to plausi
Lexis Nexis
added Sep 2, 2016 22:14
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Federal Government's plain tobacco packaging proposal is unlawful and flawed: Imperial Tobacco Canada

Yesterday, in its official submission to Health Canada, Imperial Tobacco Canada detailed its opposition to the Liberal Government's proposal to implement plain tobacco packaging in Canada. "Our reasons are clear and strong," said Tamara Gitto, Vice Presi
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Sep 2, 2016 22:10
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[Canada] Japan Tobacco's Unfair Representations

This week Japan Tobacco launched a web-page against plain packaging in Canada, timed to coincide with the end of the first wave of public consultations on this important initiative. The primary framing of its message on the web-site and the full-page ne
Physicians for a Smoke-Free Canada
added Oct 12, 2016 22:36
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[Canada] Concurrent e-cigarette use during tobacco dependence treatment in primary care settings: Association with smoking cessation at 3- and 6-months

concurrent use of e-cigarettes during a quit attempt utilizing cost-free evidence-based treatment (nicotine replacement therapy plus behavioural counselling) does not confer any added benefit and may hamper successful quitting.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 6, 2016 17:05
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[Canada] AUDIO: GOLDMAN: MDs who blow smoke about vaping

Let's hope that legislators and policy makers are paying attention. And as for my colleagues, maybe it's better in this case to look up the facts, or at the very least, to say nothing, instead of dissing a smoke cessation tool with a lot of potential.
CBC News (ca)
added Aug 31, 2016 16:33
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[Canada] Both Sides Of The Plain Cigarette Packaging Debate / BRANDS AREN’T AT FAULT, STOP BLAMING THEM

The policy was a boon for counterfeiters – as the Adam Smith Institute points out in their 2012 paper, ‘Plain Packaging. Commercial expression, anti-smoking extremism and the risks of hyper-regulation’1, nothing is easier to template and copy than standar
JTI-Macdonald Corp. (ca)
added Aug 31, 2016 14:54
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[Canada] TYNDALL: The time is right to spark easier electronic-cigarette access

Regulations are needed to ensure that the e-cigarettes themselves meet quality standards, that the vapour is free from other toxins, that the advertised nicotine content is accurate and that the health and social impacts are closely monitored. The current
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Aug 30, 2016 13:40
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[Canada] Fredericton Police and the Department of Justice and Public Safety seize more than 201,000 illegal cigarettes

The illegal cigarettes were seized on Thursday, August 25, 2016, as a result of a vehicle stop during the checkpoint, and a subsequent search warrant. The provincial tax value of the seized cigarettes is estimated at approximately $45,000. A 36-year old
City of Fredericton (ca)
added Aug 30, 2016 22:37
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