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[India] Mizo people highest tobacco consumers in country

Mizoram has the highest rate of tobacco consumption in the country with a record of 67.2 per cent of its population using different kinds of tobacco products, Dr Jane R Ralte, Nodal Officer of Mizoram State Tobacco Control Society said, while quoting the
Assam Tribune (in)
added Dec 13, 2015 20:17
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Where Premium Cigars Stand in Congress

Congress is finishing up the omnibus spending bill. It’s one large bill that provides funding for much of the government. Included in a working version of the bill is language that would exempt premium cigars from FDA control.
HalfWheel
added Dec 14, 2015 15:01
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[Michigan] 1937 cigar industry strike

A history of the sit down strikes by predominantly Polish women workers in Detroit during the great depression: part of a national wave of sit-ins.
libcom.org (libertarian communism)
added Dec 13, 2015 16:45
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[Massachusetts] Springfield considers ban on cheap, single-cigar sales as lobbied by youth group

A City Council committee has scheduled a meeting on Wednesday to hear from residents, health advocates and businesses if there should be further controls on the sale of cigars aimed at cracking down on youth access.
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Dec 13, 2015 16:45
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APPROPRIATIONS BILL COULD EXEMPT PREMIUM CIGARS FROM FDA REGULATION

According to sources with the International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR), Congress is currently considering a provision in the agriculture/FDA portion of the appropriations bill that would prevent FDA from using any of its appropria
HalfWheel
added Dec 11, 2015 22:46
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in u.s., young adults' cigarette use is down sharply

we are winning the battle against youth and young adult cigarette use. Results for other tobacco products are mixed, and that’s why our truth public education campaign is taking aim at hookah, cigars and other deadly products.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 11, 2015 19:32
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URGENT: Cigar Lovers Need To Call Speaker Ryan

The premium cigar industry is coming together for an urgent plea to cigar lovers, calling upon them to ask Congress...to exempt premium, handmade cigars from regulation by the Food and Drug Administration.
Cigar Aficionado
added Dec 11, 2015 17:21
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[Europe, Switzerland] Defiance of a cigar veteran

is not ready to end his fight against Swiss moves to tighten tobacco laws... Emblematic of Swiss cigar culture is Heinrich Villiger, 85-year-old owner of the Villiger Söhne cigar company, and an importer of Cuban cigars into Germany, Poland and Austria as
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 9, 2015 20:17
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ATS Meets with White House Staff to Discuss FDA Tobacco Rules

met with White House staff to urge the Administration to move forward with strong U.S. Food and Drug Administration rules to regulate all tobacco products, including cigars and e-cigarettes.
American Thoracic Society (ATS)
added Dec 11, 2015 17:25
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When a cigar is not just a cigar: the Australian Federal Court on implied consent of trade mark owners, authorised users, and parallel importation of tobacco products

STG and STG Australia filed a Federal Court application for an injunction against Trojan. STG alleged that Trojan infringed STG’s trade marks for the word marks CAFÉ CRÈME, HENRI WINTERMANS and LA PAZ, had engaged in misleading or deceptive conduct in bre
Lexology (uk)
added Dec 8, 2015 23:49
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