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[Canada, Virginia, West Virginia] Fahd Hamood Aljahaf and Muneer Kaid Khaled of New York sentenced in cigarette smuggling operation

collaborated to facilitate a trafficking network designed profit from the unlawful sale of contraband cigarettes. The defendants transported large quantities of cigarettes across state lines for redistribution and sale. The cigarettes were acquired in V
Indo-Canadian Voice (ca)
added May 18, 2016 19:35
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[Canada] Toronto’s first non-smoking apartment building

In fact, the eight-storey, 95-unit building where Olfraim and Lax live — Alto — bills itself as the first new 100-per-cent non-smoking apartment building in Toronto. Residents’ leases stipulate it’s a non-smoking building and building manager, Nadia Galda
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added May 18, 2016 13:50
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[Canada] VAPE TRAILS: ONTARIO’S E-CIGARETTE INDUSTRY SAYS IT'S ONLY TRYING TO HELP PEOPLE QUIT SMOKING

At Canada’s Vape Expo at the International Centre in Mississauga on May 13, the air was thick with similar stories from the more than 180 exhibitors, including industry experts and product vendors, on the wonders of vaping.
NOW Magazine (ca)
added May 17, 2016 20:27
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[Canada] Hookah lounges, pot cafés and e-cigarette stores could face new rules in Ontario

The proposed amendment to the Smoke-Free Ontario Act would treat all forms of smoking — including herbal cigarettes, hookahs and other water pipes, as well as so-called vaporizers — the same way tobacco smoke is treated under the law. That means hookah l
National Post (ca)
added May 17, 2016 17:03
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[Canada] New study finds a genetic link between smoking and schizophrenia

Researchers found multiple genes related to both conditions, which supported two different but related conclusions. On the one hand, most of the genes strongly connected to schizophrenia were not found to directly contribute to smoking behaviours in patie
Cantech Letter (ca)
added May 16, 2016 19:54
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[Canada] Students seek to ban smoking in vehicles

Alberni District Secondary students are hoping to have smoking banned in cars across the city. Three students from Anne Oswald’s Social Studies 11 class came to tell city council about their proposal on Monday night.
Alberni Valley News (ca)
added May 13, 2016 18:07
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[Asia-pacific, Australia] Canada: Plain Packaging For Tobacco Products

Plain packaging in this context means that tobacco company brand elements consisting of colours, logo and design elements of the brand will not be allowed to be used on product packaging. However, there are potential conflicts between government and suppl
Mondaq
added May 12, 2016 02:13
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[Canada] Supreme Court refuses to hear appeal by cigarette manufacturer

A Quebec law that was adopted to facilitate the recovery of the costs of medical treatment to smokers has stood up to a cigarette manufacturer’s attempts to invalidate it. On Thursday, the Supreme Court of Canada refused to hear an appeal by JTI-MacDon
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added May 6, 2016 19:32
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[Canada] "Dismissed With Costs"

Today the Supreme Court gave the final green light to the Quebec Tobacco-related Damages and Health Care Costs Recovery Act, (the TRDA)... Three strikes, and the companies' challenge to this law is finally "out". But that is not to say that they did not
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added May 6, 2016 11:54
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[USA] Canada-US young people unite in favor of smokefree movies

Jointly organized by the Ontario Coalition for Smoke-Free Movies and Reality Check of New York, 130 young people dressed in red and blue hit the streets around Toronto City Hall to hand out infographics on the dangers of on-screen smoking.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 5, 2016 18:36
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