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Trump urged to snuff out FDA rules threatening 15,000 e-cig makers

In a letter to Vice President-elect Pence, Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson and California Rep. Duncan Hunter said that the new regulations would eliminate the industry with fees of up to $1 million per product. Typically, vaping operations produce dozens of p
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Dec 13, 2016 19:30
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[UK] North East smokers urged to quit to 'save money' over Christmas

The campaign heading into the New Year is being run by smoke free campaigners Fresh. They've released figures showing how much money can be saved by quitting smoking: £47 a week – which could pay for a Star Wars Remote Control BB-8 toy and a DVD.
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Dec 13, 2016 14:46

[UK] AA Gill: “More life with your kids, more life with your friends, more life spent on earth — but only if you pay”

The millions of pounds smokers have contributed to the government's coffers via taxes on tobacco must be taken into account when NICE consider whether or not the NHS should be able to offer life extending treatment for smoking related lung cancer - smo
Times Of London (uk)
added Dec 15, 2016 15:36

Millions in Ohio smoking fines uncollected

Attorney General's Office reports it currently has more than $2.6 million in unpaid smoking fines on its books out of $4.2 million in fines assessed since the law went into effect. Some of those fines are in payment plans, while others may never be colle
WKYC-TV NBC 3 (Cleveland, OH)
added Dec 12, 2016 06:26

[Ohio] Clearing the air: Smoking ban has little effect on businesses, officials say

Ohio’s Smoke-Free Workplace Act celebrated its 10th anniversary this past week. Officials say the smoking ban has had no economic impact on local businesses, but many have been fined for not complying with the law.
added Dec 11, 2016 07:58

Cigar Industry Lawsuit Against FDA Regulation Slated for July 2017

“After a thorough and detailed legal review, we are challenging this unlawful regulatory action in federal court to protect the statutory and constitutional rights of our industry and its members,” said Mark Purcell, ceo of the IPCPR at the time of the f
added Dec 10, 2016 18:02

World No Tobacco Day 2017: Tobacco – a threat to development

It will demonstrate the threats that the tobacco industry poses to the sustainable development of all countries, including the health and economic well-being of their citizens. It will propose measures that governments and the public should take to promo
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Dec 9, 2016 23:54

[Asia, China] Hong Kong leads mainland in war to cut smoking

When a person goes to buy a packet of cigarettes in Hong Kong, he or she faces two obstacles.... The mainland...has only recently started to learn the lessons of Hong Kong. Since 2010, the number of smokers has increased by 15 million and cigarette prod
EJ Insight (Hong Kong Economic Journal) (hk)
added Dec 9, 2016 15:34

[Maryland] HUD to ban smoking in all federally subsidized public housing

The Housing Authority of Baltimore City, the largest in the state, operates 11,000 public housing units. The agency has not yet implemented a smoke-free policy, spokeswoman Tania Baker said. "It is our intent to fully comply with the rule within the pre
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Dec 2, 2016 18:19

[Maryland] EDITORIAL: Trump should keep HUD's smoke-free rule

the lens through which the new administration should look at this is not one of personal freedom but of the real estate business; after all, Mr. Trump is about to be the landlord for nearly 1.2 million units nationwide. One study found that it costs an ex
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Dec 2, 2016 17:30
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