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[Canada] Partner believed winning Alberta tobacco-litigation team would have political advantage, email suggests

Six months before Alberta launched its "independent" process to select outside legal counsel for a multibillion-dollar lawsuit against the tobacco industry, a partner in the legal consortium eventually chosen believed it was in the "forefront" for the pot
CBC News (ca)
added Dec 10, 2015 16:25
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[Uganda, UK] BAT faces more bribery claims in Africa

British American Tobacco bribed a local official to misreport the impact from a fire at one of its warehouses in Uganda, a former company employee has alleged.
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 7, 2015 20:56
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[Africa, UK] British American Tobacco accused of bribing government officials

Cancer Research UK called for an urgent inquiry into whether criminal offences have been committed under the Bribery Act 2010. Harpal Kumar, the charity’s chief executive, said: “We are appalled by the allegations presented in this programme. For any com
The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 1, 2015 02:18
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[Africa, Burundi, Kenya, UK] The secret bribes of big tobacco

Panorama found British American Tobacco illegally paid politicians and civil servants in countries in East Africa... BAT made illegal payments to two members and one former member of the World Health Organization's (WHO) Framework Convention on Tobacco Co
BBC Online
added Nov 30, 2015 17:03
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SIEGEL: Nominee for New FDA Commissioner Derived Salary from Six Pharmaceutical Companies LAST YEAR

the nominee for FDA Commissioner has such a severe, recent, and extensive history of financial interests with multiple pharmaceutical companies that it would violate all principles of scientific and regulatory integrity to appoint him to head the agency w
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Nov 25, 2015 17:03
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Ad watch: Electronic cigarette marketers manipulate antitobacco advertisements to promote vaping

a new genre...in which the electronic cigarette industry or its supporters have modified antismoking advertisements for the purposes of promoting vaping....to promote the supposed healthfulness of e-cigarettes. We have identified 12 educational advertisem
Tobacco Control
added Nov 7, 2015 15:33
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[California] CMA passes resolution urging U.S. Chamber of Commerce to cease tobacco advocacy efforts

CMA calls on the Chamber to immediately halt all advocacy efforts on behalf of tobacco companies and urges all conscientious companies that are members of the Chamber to either take similar action or quit their membership to protest such anti-health effor
California Medical Association (CMA)
added Oct 17, 2015 12:52
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[Asia, India] National Forum for Tobacco Eradication slams participation of govt officials at Sustainable Summit

"We are extremely concerned that the summit on sustainability is being co-organized and sponsored by a leading tobacco company (ITC Pvt Ltd.). The summit also has participation by alcohol industry (SABMiller India)." The representation also says as signa
Times of India
added Sep 25, 2015 14:22
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HART: Forget Jeans, What Does Your Pastor Smoke?

Thankfully, my pastor smokes a pipe. I think this is so mainly because of finances. Pipes cost “pennies a bowl” to smoke. A decent cigar will cost you $4 to $5. What’s even better is that my pastor doesn’t chew tobacco:
Patheos.com [Hosting the Conversation on Faith]
added Sep 19, 2015 17:31
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[Asia, India] ITC to pick up tobacco stocks

chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu has requested the Centre to immediately press its agencies into purchases. He suggested that the tobacco board or the state trading corporation (STC) be allowed to pick up the stocks from the market on war footing basis.
Times of India
added Sep 17, 2015 12:38
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