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[Canada] Alison Redford cleared of 'tobaccogate' allegations in third probe

Former premier Alison Redford has been cleared in a re-investigation of allegations she interfered in the choice of a legal consortium to represent Alberta in a multi-billion-dollar lawsuit against the tobacco industry.
CBC News (ca)
added Apr 4, 2017 12:09
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[Canada] Redford cleared in 'tobacco lawsuit' conflict of interest investigation

Another investigation has cleared former Alberta premier Alison Redford of wrongdoing on how she selected a law firm to sue tobacco companies on behalf of the province. Redford was Alberta’s justice minister in 2010 when she chose a consortium of law fi
iNews880 CHQT-AM (ca)
added Apr 4, 2017 12:08
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Trump says repeal isn't dead

National Economic Council director, Gary Cohn...has a number of financial ties to the medical field and tobacco companies...His stock holdings also include tobacco companies Philip Morris and Reynolds American, valued at approximately $500,000 to $1 milli
Politico
added Apr 4, 2017 11:47
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CIGAR ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, et al. v FDA: NOTICE TO PARTIES, Apr 3, 2017

I hereby provide notice to the parties that my former law firm, Zuckerman Spaeder LLP, has, from time to time, and still may, represent [CTFK]. When I was a lawyer at the firm, I did not work on any matter on behalf of CTFK. Additionally, my wife is a pa
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 3, 2017 21:05
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[Africa, Zambia] Revive Tobacco act-SILIYA

Minister of Agriculture Dora Siliya has called on the Tobacco Board of Zambia (TBZ) to accelerate the process of reviewing the Tobacco ACT which was enacted in 1964...at the launch of the Tobacco Board of Zambia Strategic Plan for 2017 to 2021. Ms. S
Zambia National Broadcasting Cooperation (zm)
added Apr 1, 2017 17:04
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[Montana, Virginia] Shadowy DC organization urges opposition to cigarette tax bill, collects emails

a Virginia-based organization that does not disclose its donors nor its spending has launched an online campaign to attack Gov. Steve Bullock and to fight a bill that would increase the state’s tobacco tax....“Paid for by American Potential.”
The Missoulian
added Apr 2, 2017 01:30
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[Connecticut] Bulldog Butt Hunt slated for April 18 to address tobacco litter on campus

Tobacco-Free Yale is hosting the Bulldog Butt Hunt, a volunteer collection event during Earth Week. In 2015, President Salovey announced the Tobacco-Free Yale campaign aimed at creating a healthy, tobacco-free campus through awareness events, smoking ces
Yale News
added Mar 31, 2017 01:57
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[UK] University of Bristol Students Demand Name Change For Wills Memorial Building Over ‘Slave Trade Links’

the tower currently “glorifies” a man who “profited greatly” from slave-grown tobacco...Wills made his fortune through the his family’s tobacco and cigarette business, W.D. & H.O. Wills, which would later become a founding member of Imperial Tobacco. The
Huffington Post (blog)
added Mar 31, 2017 18:29
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[Oregon] Republican-linked nonprofit downplays ties to Big Tobacco while fighting smoking age increase

Impact Oregon, a nonprofit controlled by Senate Republican leaders, surged into action this month to oppose increasing Oregon's tobacco age. The group didn't publicly disclose that its treasurer, Paul Rainey, has close ties with a tobacco lobbyist: Juste
The Oregonian
added Mar 30, 2017 16:26
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[Africa] Slow carbon credit sales hinder Zimbabwe forest protection

"We are encouraging tobacco farmers to have their own woodlots to cure tobacco. If a farmer does not have such a woodlot we advise them not to grow tobacco," he said. Tobacco curing alone is responsible for more than 20 percent of the country's
Reuters
added Mar 29, 2017 16:01
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