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Protests Force Cancellation of Marlboro Concert Series in Bangladesh

a global marketing campaign — called Be Marlboro — that uses themes and images that appeal to youth. Now Philip Morris has canceled a series of concerts in Bangladesh after health advocates protested that the concerts violated the country’s tobacco contr
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 24, 2014 12:45
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Leading Health Groups Call for Bold Action To End the Tobacco Epidemic In the United States

Nation Challenged to Cut Smoking Rates to Under 10 Percent in 10 Years and Protect All Americans from Secondhand Smoke within 5 years
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jan 8, 2014 23:56
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As New York Times Article Reveals, Quality of Scientific Analysis at Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Has Deteriorated

An op-ed column by Joe Nocera in the New York Times last Friday discusses the inane position of anti-smoking groups on electronic cigarettes.
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Dec 10, 2013 14:36
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Broken Promises to Our Children: The 1998 State Tobacco Settlement Fifteen Years Later / A Report on the States’ Allocation of the Tobacco Settlement Dollars (PDF)

We have more evidence than ever before … tobacco prevention is one of the smartest and most fiscally responsible investments that states can make. In fact, it’s fiscally irresponsible NOT to fund tobacco prevention.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 9, 2013 14:52
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E-Cigarette Firms Are Behaving More and More Like Cigarette Companies – FDA Regulation Urgently Needed

Manufacturers of electronic cigarettes say they want to be part of the solution to the tobacco problem, but increasingly they're behaving just like tobacco companies always have. They’re following Big Tobacco's playbook by marketing their products in ways
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 8, 2013 12:54
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[Burma/Myanmar] Big Tobacco’s Latest Target: Myanmar

“They seem to think by entering the market stealthily, they can avoid public scrutiny,” Tin Maung, Myanmar’s top tobacco control advocate, told the AP. As they do in many poorer countries, the tobacco companies are exploiting a need for economic develop
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 22, 2013 16:58
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Pennsylvania Tobacco Tax Increase is a Big Win for Kids and Health

But lawmakers missed an opportunity to discourage kids from using any tobacco product by exempting large cigars and most cigarillos from the tax (one of only two states to do so) and by implementing a weight-based tax on OTPs. The weight-based tax could
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 15, 2016 02:43
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31 Leading Health Groups Urge President Obama to Issue Final Rules Regulating All Tobacco Products, Including E-Cigarettes and Cigars

In a letter to the President (PDF), the groups said the continued lack of federal oversight of these products is putting the health of America’s kids at risk. Underscoring the urgent need for action, a recent government survey showed that youth e-cigaret
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 28, 2015 12:35
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[Massachusetts] Tobacco Companies Are Making Cigarettes Deadlier Than Ever

The report, titled “Designed for Addiction,” was released on the fifth anniversary of the law President Barack Obama signed in 2009 that gave the Food and Drug Administration the power to regulate tobacco products.
Boston (MA) Globe
added Jun 25, 2014 06:47
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[USA] Big Tobacco’s Cross-border Pollution / Youth in Canada exposed to Camel cigarette ads in American magazines

In May, we and several of our partners called on state attorneys general to investigate whether this new rash of ads violates the state tobacco settlement’s prohibition on targeting youth.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 28, 2013 21:10
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