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Tobacco Companies Ordered to Place Statements about Products’ Dangers on Websites and Cigarette Packs

This case and the corrective statements are powerful reminders that tobacco’s horrific toll is no accident. It stems directly from the tobacco industry’s deceptive and even illegal practices. As tobacco companies seek to portray themselves as responsible
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 1, 2018 20:20
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New Poll: New York Voters Overwhelmingly Support Increasing the Age of Sale for Tobacco Products to 21

Fewer than two-in-ten voters (18 percent) oppose increasing the sale age for tobacco products. “The poll found that voters are concerned about tobacco use among young people and that New Yorkers across the political spectrum are broadly supportive of rai
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 28, 2018 00:36
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Voluntary Steps by Juul Are Not a Substitute for Effective FDA Regulation

voluntary action by tobacco manufacturers doesn’t work. It is not a substitute for effective government regulation of the manufacturing, marketing and sale of tobacco products to protect public health and keep kids from using them.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 26, 2018 16:08
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FDA Takes Important Steps to Address Youth Use of Juul E-Cigarettes, but Must Do More – Agency Should Prevent Introduction of Kid-Friendly Tobacco Products Instead of Acting After the Fact

the FDA must do more by taking off the market Juul flavors like mango and cool cucumber that clearly appeal to kids, preventing the introduction of look-alike products and subjecting e-cigarettes to FDA review of their public health impact, as required by
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 24, 2018 19:51
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[Missouri] VIDEO: Tobacco-Free Kids Campaign Worry About JUUL E-Cigarettes

"Southwest Missouri we have almost a double in our area of the smoking rate in the entire nation," said Brawner. Truth Initiative president and CEO Robin Koval calls for FDA to take action. "We need the FDA to stop the internet sales that are going on
KOLR-TV Channel 10 (Springfield, MO)
added Apr 21, 2018 16:40
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[Washington] Seattle Joins Growing List of Cities with Tobacco-Free Baseball – 15 of 30 MLB Stadiums Have Knocked Tobacco Out of the Park

Adding momentum to the national campaign to take tobacco out of baseball, the King County Board of Health voted unanimously today to prohibit use of smokeless tobacco products (like chew, dip and snuff) at professional sports venues, including Safeco Fiel
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 20, 2018 17:54
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Leading Health and Medical Groups Urge Immediate FDA Action to Address Rising Youth Use of Juul E-Cigarettes

Six leading public health and medical organizations today urged the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to take strong and immediate action to address the dramatic rise in teen use of Juul electronic cigarettes, which has been widely reported by media and e
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 19, 2018 16:36
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FDA Decision to Leave Thousands of Tobacco Products on Market without Review Raises Troubling Questions

substantially equivalent...We urge the FDA to release information about the criteria used for its decision not to review the 1,500 products it removed from its queue; identify the categories of products that will avoid review; quantify the number of produ
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 6, 2018 19:34
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Oklahoma Cigarette Tax Increase Is a Big Win for Kids and Health

It is terrific news for Oklahoma’s kids and health that the Legislature has approved – and Gov. Mary Fallin has signed into law – a $1 per pack increase in the state cigarette tax. The cigarette tax increase is a win-win-win solution for Oklahoma – a hea
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 30, 2018 15:52
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Health Groups v. FDA and DHHS: COMPLAINT FOR DECLARATORY AND INJUNCTIVE RELIEF (PDF) (70pp)

FDA’s categorical exemption of newly deemed tobacco products from statutorily mandated premarket review for multiple years deprives the Public Health Organization Plaintiffs of access to vital information they rely on (and would rely on) to educate the pu
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 28, 2018 05:38
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