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[UK] Grieving father snaps council worker sitting on a GRAVESTONE smoking a cigarette 'without a care in the world'

A group of council workers caused uproar after they were pictured having a cigarette break while lounging on someone's gravestone. Photos show a member of staff casually perched on a gravestone while smoking and chatting to colleagues at the at Weston M
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 8, 2017 20:17
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[Africa] Interview / ‘Tobacco industry frustrating enforcement of appropriate laws in Nigeria’

In this interview with EDU ABADE...They have gone beyond selling tobacco products to our people. They are now conducting espionage on government. Somehow, they get informed memos in government and they have been running campaigns against government decisi
Lagos Guardian (ng)
added Jun 8, 2017 18:29
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[Florida] FDA Targeted Over American Spirit 'Natural' Cigarette Deal ($$)

A Florida man who is leading a consumer suit claiming Natural American Spirit deceptively marketed its cigarettes has now sued the [FDA] for allegedly not following procedure in crafting a deal that would let the brand continue using the term “natural.”
Law360
added Jun 8, 2017 03:58
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[Australia, Oceania, UK] Time to stub out tabacco? Exploring tobacco free portfolios

In 2010 Founder and CEO of Tobacco Free Portfolios, Dr. Bronwyn King inadvertently discovered that most pension funds, including her own, invested in tobacco. As a radiation oncologist treating cancer patients she decided to act, and approached her fu
Asset View (CAMRADATA) (uk)
added Jun 7, 2017 18:21
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[Europe] Cigarette tracking rules risk being derailed by lobbyists

tobacco companies will be required to show that they always know where their products are in the supply chain...anti-smoking activists fear...if tobacco lobbyists succeed in convincing...the system could be controlled by the tobacco industry itself.
EUobserver.com
added Jun 7, 2017 18:01
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] EDITORIAL COMMENT: Tobacco growers must embrace clean energy

farmers can pool resources and construct solar or wind power stations to power their tobacco barns.....as farmers conduct their business, they should not only think of maximising profits, but also think of preserving the environment for future generations
Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jun 7, 2017 02:29
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[Denmark] HUBER: Philip Morris International Asks for a Human Rights Evaluation, the Conclusion: Stop Producing and Marketing Your Products

Given the magnitude of the damage that tobacco companies cause to our world, over 7 million deaths per year and a more than 1.4 trillion US dollars loss to the global economy, isn’t it time for our society to reconsider how cigarettes are sold?
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jun 7, 2017 02:06
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[Asia, India] THOMAS: Tobacco endgame is imperative for sustainable development

The greatest challenge is to fight the corrupt and devious advances of the tobacco industry, which has globally infiltrated national economies. Cloe Franko, Senior International Organizer, Challenge Big Tobacco, Corporate Accountability International, an
Citizen News Service (CNS) (in)
added Jun 7, 2017 01:45
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[California] DENNEY: Knowing what works

Suing someone who makes fun of the idiocy of putting ashtrays in a smokefree area....When CEAC and the City of Berkeley want to get serious...health advocates who have radically changed the world despite tremendous odds and Big Tobacco stand ready to help
Berkeley (CA) Daily Planet
added Jun 7, 2017 01:41
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Wells Fargo is least-respected company in America — even less than Big Tobacco

Wells Fargo’s score was so low that the company displaced tobacco giants Altria Group and Philip Morris International, who keep pounding out profits even as states and municipalities pile on tobacco taxes. The image of tobacco companies making products
Washington Post
added Jun 5, 2017 20:47
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