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U.S. Judge Orders Tobacco Companies to Admit Deception and Tell the Truth to the American People

Today's ruling is a critical step toward ending decades of tobacco industry deception that has resulted in millions of premature deaths, untold suffering and billions in health care costs. Requiring the tobacco companies to finally tell the truth is a sm
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 27, 2012 21:57
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Cigarettes and Slush Puppies

One of the tactics tobacco companies and stores use is to place tobacco ads and product displays at kids' eye level or near candy. They also mingle tobacco ads with those for other products that appeal to kids, such as Slush Puppie drinks.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 7, 2012 13:32
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Disney must cut ties with Big Tobacco

The Walt Disney Company owns a major stake in VICE Media, a youth-oriented media company. The Financial Times and other news outlets recently reported that VICE has been helping Philip Morris International...market its deadly products to young people arou
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 29, 2016 20:11
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DESIGNED FOR ADDICTION: How the Tobacco Industry Has Made Cigarettes More Addictive, More Attractive to Kids and Even More Deadly (PDF)

critical that FDA begin the process immediately to require manufactures to reduce the toxicity of their products, reduce nicotine levels to minimize addiction; and prevent tobacco companies from adding ingredients that attract youth. If used effectivel
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 23, 2014 13:46
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U.S. Lawmakers to President Obama: Protect Tobacco Control Measures under Trade Pact

Fifty-six members of the U.S. House of Representatives this week signed a letter to President Obama urging him to protect nations' authority to adopt tobacco control measures under the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement. The United
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 4, 2013 12:03
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Government's Decision Not to Appeal Cigarette Warning Ruling Is Disappointing; FDA Should Quickly Develop New Set of Graphic Warnings

However, we welcome the FDA's announcement that it will begin development of new warnings that comply both with legal rulings and the 2009 law that required large, graphic cigarette warnings. The FDA should move quickly to require strong warnings that are
CBS MarketWatch
added Mar 20, 2013 00:00
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Sweet, Cheap and Colorful – No Wonder Some Cigars Are Popular with Kids

Cigar smoking jumps among African-American teens
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 14, 2012 15:21
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Tobacco Giants’ Huge Profits Show Hypocrisy in Opposing Tobacco Tax Increases

USA TODAY reviewed companies in the Standard and Poor's 500 and found that three tobacco giants — Philip Morris International, Altria and Lorillard — are among the top 10 with the biggest profit margins, a measure of how much companies keep of every doll
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 23, 2014 17:01
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Washington Post: Trade Deal Must Reflect “Unique Dangers” of Tobacco

The Post joins other newspapers that have called for protecting tobacco control measures under the TPP, including:
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 19, 2013 13:50
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Really Philip Morris? You don’t market to kids?

CEO Louis Camilleri answered a question from a youth tobacco control advocate by denying that the company markets to kids, saying “That’s just not true. It’s a fable.” Sorry Mr. Camilleri, we can’t keep quiet on this one. Here are just a few recent exam
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 15, 2013 19:49
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