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[Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Latin America, Mexico] Niños en la mira de la industria tabacalera (PDF)

Análisis sobre la publicidad y exhibición de productos de tabaco en los puntos de venta de América Latina como estrategia para atraer a niños, niñas y adolescentes al consumo
Fundación Interamericana del Corazón - Argentina (FIC Argentina) (ar)
added Nov 4, 2015 22:25
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[Colombia] Bogotá tackles basuco addiction

derived from the Spanish for “dirty trash of cocaine”... More potent than the crack cocaine found across European and American cities, basuco is typically smoked through a pipe, although it is sometimes rolled in cigarette papers with tobacco or cannabis.
The Lancet (uk)
added Sep 11, 2015 00:43
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[Colombia, Europe, Russia] No Reprieve for RJ Reynolds in Global Money Laundering Case

A federal appeals court turned heads last year when it ruled that the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act could apply to overseas conduct involving R.J. Reynolds. The court, though divided, stood by its decision on Monday, rejecting argume
Litigation Daily
added Apr 15, 2015 09:14
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[Colombia] United States: Tax Court Rules That Payments By Tobacco Distributor To Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement Qualified Settlement Fund Not Deductible Until Paid

determined ... the taxpayer obligated itself as if it were a manufacturer of tobacco products and therefore, the taxpayer was paying its own liability to the qualified settlement fund, not a liability it had assumed on behalf of Protabaco, because Protaba
Mondaq
added Jan 8, 2014 06:45
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[Colombia, Washington] ARCHIVE: How pot tax compares with other 'sin' taxes

Colorado voters will decide Tuesday on a tax for marijuana... Tobacco Colorado: 84 cents state tax per pack of cigarettes. For other tobacco products, the tax is 40%. A pack of cigarettes costing $5 will actually cost $7.00, including 2.9% sales tax pl
USA Today
added Apr 13, 2015 11:01
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[Florida] Fla. Appeals Court Won't Revive Colombian Native's Engle Suit

a Colombian native against Philip Morris Inc., affirming a lower court's ruling that the deceased relative was not a state resident and was ineligible to bring the suit.
Law360
added Oct 9, 2013 23:02
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[Florida] Fla. Court Asked To Reopen Colombian Native's Engle Suit ($$)

Family members of a Colombian native on Wednesday urged a Florida appeals court to revive their Engle tobacco case against Philip Morris Inc., saying the trial court had erred in finding their deceased relative was not a state resident and thus was inelig
Law360
added Sep 19, 2013 13:31
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[Florida] Fla. Court Asked To Reopen Colombian Native's Engle Suit ($$)

Family members of a Colombian native on Wednesday urged a Florida appeals court to revive their Engle tobacco case against Philip Morris Inc., saying the trial court had erred in finding their deceased relative was not a state resident and thus was inelig
Law360
added Sep 19, 2013 13:31
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Different Patterns by Age-Group and Gender of Socioeconomic Inequalities in Smoking in Colombia

the overall declining prevalence of smoking in men seems to be accompanied by a narrowing of smoking inequalities in successive birth cohorts, suggesting a favorable evolution of the tobacco epidemic. Further research will be required to identify factors
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 5, 2013 11:42
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[Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Mexico] Cigarette Companies Mock Tobacco Control Laws in Latin America

With tobacco product advertisements banned in every country in the region, companies are now targeting points of sale in their efforts to increase product visibility, and implementing corporate social responsibility programmes to maintain brand popularit
IPS (Inter Press Service)
added Mar 7, 2013 14:56
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