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BLUM: Big tobacco has surprising friends

dismaying to see in advertisements for ...“Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies” that one of its major sponsors is Siemens. During the six-hour documentary, a single Siemens machine will produce 7,800,000 cigarettes....WETA said that in presenting the film
Tuscaloosa (AL) News
added Mar 27, 2015 22:02
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] Indonesia minister in row over free cigarettes

Indonesian anti-smoking groups have threatened to take legal action against a government minister for distributing free packets of cigarettes to members of an indigenous tribe. They say the social affairs minister's actions breached government regulatio
BBC Online
added Mar 27, 2015 15:32
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[USA, Wisconsin] BAT share price: UK tobacco giant hires KPMG as auditor

has picked KPMG as auditor after severing ties with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP... BAT is trying to avoid being dragged into the scandal over the polluting of the Fox River in Wisconsin back in the 1960s and might be held liable
iNVEZZ Limited
added Mar 25, 2015 12:06
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[District of Columbia] Irony alert: Lawyer who’s suing her neighbor over secondhand smoke defends industrial air pollutors

Republic Report’s David Halperin looked into Nessa Coppinger, an “environmental lawyer” — and found that she often litigates against the environment, including cases in which she’s defended industry clients against people besieged by pollution.
Salon Magazine
added Mar 24, 2015 20:43
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[Europe, Malta] Updated - Dalli replies as Kessler asks why he hits out at everyone, but not Silvio Zammit.

Dalli said his reply as to why he had not taken action against Silvio Zammit was that he was waiting for the conclusion of the judicial process currently under way, and then he would consider his options. "I believe that the conclusion of these procedures
Times of Malta (mt)
added Mar 23, 2015 06:17
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Dalli insists OLAF report a ‘fraud’ in reaction to Kessler interview

Kessler taunts former European Commissioner with suggestion that Dalli has never taken to task Silvio Zammit for soliciting a bribe that cost him his career: “He has been very proactive to denounce everybody... but not Silvio Zammit. What would you do if
Malta Today (mt)
added Mar 22, 2015 16:09
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Dalli insists OLAF report a ‘fraud’ in reaction to Kessler interview

The former European Commissioner John Dalli has hit out at suggestions by OLAF’s director Giovanni Kessler’s suggestions that he never turned the guns on his former friend, Silvio Zammit, for soliciting a €60 million bribe that damaged his career. In com
Malta Today (mt)
added Mar 22, 2015 15:41
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[Europe, Malta] Kessler: ‘Why does Dalli hit out at everyone, but not Zammit?’

The head of the EU’s anti-fraud agency has questioned the decision of former European Commissioner John Dalli to attack his office and other institutions in the enduring Dalligate saga instead of turning the guns on the man charged with allegedly asking
Times of Malta (mt)
added Mar 22, 2015 11:46
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[Africa, Kenya, UAE: Abu Dhabi] WHO calls tobacco firms 'cockroaches' after failed MPs retreat

(WHO) has ridiculed plans by cigarette manufacturers in Kenya to fly some local politicians to a beach resort for a “sensitisation retreat”. The cigarette makers are fighting stiff anti-smoking regulations that the ministry of health has proposed. Head
Nairobi Star (ke)
added Mar 21, 2015 14:07
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[Europe, Malta] Updated (3): John Dalli writes to police commissioner to take action against Giovanni Kessler

Former European Commissioner John Dalli said today that what Olaf director Giovanni Kessler is saying in court this morning amounts to perjury and he expects the police to take action. In a statement issued at noon, while Mr Kessler was still giving tes
Malta Independent (mt)
added Mar 18, 2015 14:28
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