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SIEGEL: Former Associate Dean of Continuing Medical Education at Stanford Essentially Acknowledges Undisclosed Conflict of Interest in Recent Tobacco Control Paper

In response to yesterday's blog post, Dr. Jackler argued (in the comments section of the blog) that I was categorically wrong, and that he had no conflict of interest based on the alleged association with Pfizer. He wrote the following: "This is Robert
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Apr 18, 2016 21:22
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SIEGEL: American Thoracic Society Lies to Public, Claiming that Smoking is No More Hazardous than Vaping

The American Thoracic Society is not only lying about the hazards of smoking, but it is also hiding a financial conflict of interest that is relevant to its statement and should have been disclosed in the press release. Namely, the American Thoracic Soci
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Apr 18, 2016 21:18
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[California] GLANTZ: CalPERS needs to carefully consider possible conflicts of interest for consultant advising it get back into tobacco

...are established racketeers, still under the supervision of Federal Judge Gladys Kessler....[CalPERS] need to address possible undisclosed conflicts of interest for their investment advisors, Wilshire Associates, who have also worked for Philip Morris i
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 18, 2016 19:45
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Researchers say that e-cig warnings omit potential benefits

public-health officials may be neglecting their do-no-harm vows by downplaying or dismissing the potential reduced-harm role of electronic cigarettes...in the International Journal of Drug Policy, researchers Lynn Kozlowski and David Sweanor take to task
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 18, 2016 03:45
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[California] FENIG: Environmentalist DiCaprio endangers the planet's citizens, one e-cigarette puff at a time

Renowned environmental and climate Concerned Citizen, Leonardo DiCaprio, scooted up to the Coachella Music Festival from one of his many luxurious homes in the Los Angels area, where he promptly polluted the air, puffing on a battery operated electronic c
American Thinker
added Apr 17, 2016 16:04
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[Norway] Dumping tobacco cost Norwegian oil fund $1.9bn

The Norwegian oil fund's decision to dump tobacco companies has cost the world's largest sovereign wealth fund $1.9bn in missed profits over the past decade.
Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 17, 2016 15:46
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LORILLARD, INC, et al. v. FDA: DOJ RESPONSE TO PETITION FOR REHEARING EN BANC (PDF)

The Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act of 2009 directed the Food and Drug Administration to establish the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee to provide advice to the agency, including, as its first order of business, preparat
Amazon CloudFront
added Apr 16, 2016 21:41
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[Texas] Historic tobacco case revisited: biggest litigation win ever or a complete scam?

Teen smoking plummeted, but cigarettes are just as addictive and dangerous and the tobacco companies are more profitable than ever. The trial lawyers representing Texas got filthy rich. And Dan Morales? He married a former exotic dancer, lost his bid f
Dallas Morning News
added Apr 16, 2016 11:19
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'Your boss is a crook!' The phone call that sent Texas AG Dan Morales to prison

Potter refused to discuss the tobacco litigation and his role in the criminal investigation of Morales for 18 years. This week, he gave a series of exclusive interviews to The Texas Lawbook on the 20th anniversary of the filing of the Texas tobacco lawsui
Dallas Morning News
added Apr 16, 2016 11:19
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Menthol Ruling Needs No Further DC Circ. Review, Gov't Says

government pushed back against R.J. Reynolds’ bid to have the D.C. Circuit reconsider its finding that the tobacco giant wasn’t harmed by alleged bias in a study on menthol cigarettes, contending Friday that the ruling was in line with every other appeals
Law360
added Apr 16, 2016 11:15
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