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LETTER TO CONGRESS RE: H.R. 662

We are writing to express our strong opposition to H.R. 662, legislation that would exempt many cigars from regulation under the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (TCA). The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) should retain oversight autho
American Family Physician
added Mar 8, 2015 16:57
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As Summer Ends, Administration Misses Another Deadline to Issue Rule Regulating E-Cigarettes, Cigars – Our Kids Can’t Wait

The Administration’s continuing delay in issuing this long-overdue rule is inexcusable... E-cigarettes and little cigars are being marketed using slick tactics and an assortment of candy and fruit flavors... The health and well-being of our nation’s chil
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 22, 2015 16:02
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[California] Los Angeles Approves Ordinance to End Smokeless Tobacco Use at All Baseball Stadiums, Other Sports Venues

City Council voted unanimously today (14-0) to approve an ordinance outlawing the use of smokeless tobacco products at all baseball fields and other athletic venues in the City of Los Angeles, both to set the right example for America’s youth and for the
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jan 26, 2016 21:43
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FDA Acts to Stop Tax-Evading Misbranding of Roll-Your-Own Cigarette Tobacco as Pipe Tobacco

We applaud the FDA for taking these actions and sending a clear message to retailers that it is committed to enforcing the law and pursuing violations. The FDA’s letters also cited other violations of the agency’s tobacco regulations, including the use of
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 12, 2013 17:12
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Indonesia Tobacco Giant’s Shameful Billboard Says “DON’T QUIT”

Indonesian tobacco giant PT Djarum has placed billboards promoting its L.A. Lights cigarettes with the shameful slogan “DON’T QUIT.” If discouraging smokers from quitting isn’t bad enough, the ad appears to mock efforts to reduce smoking by instead encou
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 10, 2013 14:58
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Nepal Implements World’s Largest Graphic Health Warnings on Tobacco Packs

Globally, at least 77 countries and jurisdictions have graphic health warning requirements, according to a report by the Canadian Cancer Society (PDF). Nepal’s leadership in implementing its new warnings should serve as an example for neighboring countri
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 9, 2015 23:26
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[Russia] Wall Street Analyst: Global Noose Tightening on Big Tobacco

Writing in Forbes, analyst Charles Sizemore concludes, "Though enforcement varies from country to country, there is really no such thing as a 'tobacco friendly' country anymore. Everywhere you look, the noose is getting tighter."
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 20, 2013 00:27
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A “Responsible” Tobacco Company? Philip Morris International’s Actions Contradict CEO’s Claim

Camilleri downplays tobacco’s toll, dismisses youth concerns at shareholders’ meeting
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 14, 2012 08:50
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THE FLAVOR TRAP How Tobacco Companies Are Luring Kids with Candy-Flavored E-Cigarettes and Cigars (PDF)

This report documents the widespread availability of these flavored other tobacco products and the scientific evidence demonstrating that flavors play a critical role in the popularity of these products among youth. These flavored products are undermin
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 15, 2017 15:20
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GLANTZ: FDA further damages its credibilty by throwing highly qualified and respected scientists off TPSAC

Here is the statement Tobacco Free Kids put out on March 5. I couldn't agree more.. FDA Errs in Removing Highly Qualified Scientists from Tobacco Advisory Committee – Decision Is Based on Misguided Court Ruling
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 15, 2015 12:40
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