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[Canada] EMBALLAGE NEUTRE DES CIGARETTES / LES FAUX ARGUMENTS DE L’INDUSTRIE DU TABAC [PLAIN PACKAGING OF CIGARETTES / FALSE TOBACCO INDUSTRY ARGUMENTS]

The tobacco industry and its allies have launched a campaign against the introduction of plain packaging of cigarettes in Canada. We have submitted their arguments to the test of facts.
La Presse (ca)
added Oct 18, 2016 00:22
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[Sri Lanka] Finance ministry officials blocking 90% tax on Tobacco, Cigerettes

officials raised several concerns saying the tax increase will affect the industry and its 300,000 employees. I am sad to say that these officials spoke like agents of the cigarette company with no concern about the huge cost which as to be borne by the H
Daily Mirror (lk)
added Sep 11, 2016 22:02
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Poland bans sale of e-cigarettes to minors, public vaping

Poland will ban the sale of popular e-cigarettes to minors and their use in public spaces under a law that comes into effect on Thursday. Adopted by parliament in July, the new measures put e-cigarettes on a par with their traditional tobacco-based coun
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Sep 8, 2016 13:42
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[California] THESE GROUPS SAY NO ON PROP 56

California Black Chamber of Commerce / California Retailers Association / Hispanic Leadership Fund / California State Fraternal Order of Police / Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs / Robert Pacheco, Mayor, City of Walnut
No on 56 – Stop the Special Interest Tax Grab
added Sep 4, 2016 11:36
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[Florida] Castor to file bill allowing premium cigarmakers to donate stogies to troops

Premium cigar makers who want to donate stogies to U.S. troops serving abroad should be exempt from federal rules that prohibit charitable contributions of tobacco products. Or so says U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor, D-Tampa, responding to a Tampa Bay Times sto
Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Aug 31, 2016 16:12
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[California] One Hit Wonder Spins off 2 Flavors in the wake of FDA Vaping Regulations

Mad Hatter Juice is known for their I Love Donuts Eliquid, I Love Taffy Eliquid....One Hit Wonder Eliquid is handcrafted...interested in pushing back on the new FDA regulations can visit: Californiasmokefreeorganization.org California Smoke Free Organizat
PR Newswire
added Aug 12, 2016 18:47
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[Europe, Pennsylvania] BAKKER: TERROR FINANCING AND THE BLACK MARKET CIGARETTE TRADE

Regressive tax rises on cigarettes bring in relatively little money, have a minimal impact on overall smoking levels, and effectively help fund the greatest threat Western liberal democracies has faced in living memory – Islamist terrorism.
Front Page Magazine (Center for the Study of Popular Culture)
added Aug 3, 2016 17:44
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The Long Road to Tobacco Regulatory 'Deeming'

June 24, 2009 President Barack Obama signs the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act into law... Aug. 8, 2018 Premarket tobacco applications (PMTA) for newly 'deemed' products are due to the FDA. Products can remain on the market while the ag
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jul 16, 2016 01:51
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Attempt to Limit Tobacco Sales to Adult-Only Stores in California Thwarted

The legislation passed the State Senate earlier this month, but today the sponsor could not even get a motion to report the bill from committee. The Cigar Association of America worked closely with our California-based partners to defeat this measure and
Convenience Store Decisions
added Jun 30, 2016 15:45
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Pennsylvania Weighs Tobacco Tax

House Appropriations Committee has approved a $31.5 billion state budget that raises taxes on cigarettes from $1.60 per pack to $2.60 per pack, Trib Live reports. According to the Federal Tax Administration, the $1 increase would take Pennsylvania from th
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jun 29, 2016 19:55
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