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[Massachusetts] VIDEO: New Advertisements About The Dangers of Tobacco Use Raise Concerns Over State Efforts
Meanwhile, state efforts made by Massachusetts to curb tobacco use have been decreasing. While the state spent $43 million on its tobacco prevention program in 2000, it only spent $4 million in 2017. We discuss the new ads and why Massachusetts has move
Dec 8, 2017 WBUR-FM (Boston, MA)
added Dec 11, 2017 20:46
Vital Strategies is asking about various multi-national food, soda, and alcohol companies in its just released report entitled Fool Me Twice. Their report presents evidence that certain giant companies are repeating what Big Tobacco companies did for over
Dec 7, 2017 Forbes
added Dec 7, 2017 22:13
It is a tragedy that the wealthy tobacco companies have successfully weakened well-intentioned attempts to call them to account... The behavior of the industry seems to have hardly changed. Here in Hong Kong the government's modest proposal to increase t
Dec 6, 2017 China Daily (cn)
added Dec 9, 2017 02:21
The new coalition website, BigTobaccoLied.com... "Judge Kessler was very clear in her ruling against the tobacco industry, and with this ad campaign we want Minnesotans to understand the full scope of Big Tobacco's negative impact on our state,"
Dec 6, 2017 PR Newswire
added Dec 6, 2017 17:51
In Oklahoma, print ads will run as required by the legal order in the Black Chronicle, a weekly Oklahoma City publication with a mostly African-American readership.
Dec 6, 2017 Tahlequah (OK) Daily Press
added Dec 6, 2017 17:27
Federal Courts have recently forced big tobacco companies to run a 52-week ad campaign...But what is St. John’s doing to further this conversation on campus?
Dec 6, 2017 The Torch (St. John's University)
added Dec 6, 2017 17:20
Every parent should walk into a place where tobacco products are sold to see how they are packaged. You will find that they are being marketed to entice children to smoke....The inadequate funding levels for tobacco prevention programs across the country
Dec 5, 2017 Johnston (RI) Sunrise
added Dec 8, 2017 22:39
A delicious irony is that tobacco companies must place these ads in the very media outlets that they once threatened with expensive lawsuits ... For all who criticize government overreach, only strong federal court and government intervention could have
Dec 5, 2017 St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Dec 5, 2017 23:47
Early this year, Kenyan courts adopted similar measures after a case challenging new laws governing the manufacture, sale and advertising of tobacco products was dismissed, allowing the rules to take effect immediately. A Court of Appeal declined to gra
Dec 5, 2017 Daily Nation (ke)
added Dec 5, 2017 03:45
If the government demands that tobacco companies make corrective statements about the dangers of cigarettes, it should allow those same companies to provide accurate information about alternatives that may save lives.
Dec 4, 2017 American Enterprise Institute
added Dec 5, 2017 02:56