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[Asia, Korea - South] Think tank to study smoking effects

Health Ministry plans to...conduct research to determine if local tobacco makers use additives, such as ammonia, sugar and cocoa beans, to make their products more addictive...using...Kessler's 2006 ruling that tobacco companies engaged in racketeering by
Korea Herald (kr)
added Apr 12, 2015 13:25
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[Minnesota] ORDER #91 granting 6139 Motion for Extension of Time to File

Upon consideration of Plaintiffs’ Unopposed Motion For Extension... ORDERED that Plaintiffs’ First Motion to Compel Production of Lorillard Documents Removed from the Minnesota Depository is now DUE April 22, 2015.
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 6, 2015 15:22
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[California] Tobacco Gun for Hire James Enstrom, Willie Soon and the Climate Deniers Attack on Merchants of Doubt

ZEGART: Another recipient on the Singer email chain, James Enstrom, advised Singer to launch grievances with Stanford, Harvard and University of California against Naomi Oreskes and Stanton Glantz — an intimidating 'attack the messenger' tactic we'll revi
DeSmogBlog.com (ca)
added Mar 13, 2015 22:05
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Corrective Ads Still Missing

It’s now 2015, and the tobacco corporations are still fighting this mandate. Just last month the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit heard oral arguments in which the companies are asking the appeals court to set aside the correcti
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Mar 12, 2015 09:54
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EDITORIAL: Our View: Battle against Big Tobacco far from over

the limited ad campaign pales in comparison to what the tobacco industry has pumped into the public consciousness...rates of decline have slowed…That is reason enough to call for better use of the funds awarded to states in the 1998 tobacco settlement…It
Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Feb 25, 2015 19:33
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Tobacco Companies Fight Court-Ordered Public Health Warnings

the preamble seemed to focus on the conduct of the tobacco companies, and not their products. Melissa Patterson...replied that U.S. District Judge Gladys Kessler determined the preamble was necessary to make sure tobacco companies couldn’t try to undermin
National Law Journal
added Feb 25, 2015 12:55
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Appeals Court May Curtail Judge''s Order on Cigarette Warnings--Update

the court suggested Judge Kessler was on solid ground when she ordered the tobacco companies to say they "intentionally designed cigarettes with enough nicotine to create and sustain addiction."...Tatel expressed reservations about Judge Kessler's decisio
NASDAQ
added Feb 24, 2015 14:20
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Tobacco Cos. Fight Order For Statements On Cigarette Ads ($$)

Estrada said the court should be limited to mandating statements about the “previously hidden truth about the product” and not the conduct of the companies. “Statements that pass muster must relate to the intrinsic nature of the product and not the defe
Law360
added Feb 24, 2015 13:08
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Appeals Court May Curtail Judge’s Order on Cigarette Warnings

A federal appeals court on Monday signaled it may scale back a judge’s order requiring tobacco companies to say in product warnings that the industry deceived the American public about the dangers of smoking.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Feb 23, 2015 21:38
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Tobacco companies fighting over claims on smoking's effects

they’re ready and willing to pass along factual public health information about cigarettes, but said they won’t go along with being forced to underwrite an ad campaign that would have the companies brand themselves as liars. The statements imply “that we
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 23, 2015 15:27
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