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[Europe, Malta] Court to rule if Silvio Zammit's rights to a fair trial were breached

The Civil Court in its constitutional jurisdiction is to consider an application by former John Dalli canvasser Silvio Zammit claiming that his rights were breached in the compilation of evidence in a case where is is accused of requesting €60 million fr
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 21, 2016 19:53
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Court to rule on whether lengthy pre-trial breached Silvio Zammit's rights

The Magistrate hearing the compilation of evidence against Swedish Match bribery suspect Silvio Zammit has upheld a request to refer to a Constitutional court the issue of whether or not the prosecution's insistence on summoning an unco-operative foreign
Malta Today (mt)
added Jul 21, 2016 16:14
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[Europe, Poland, UK] SHAPIRO: The ENDS justifies the ends

What I learnt from my two days at the conference was both fascinating and appalling.... The Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids is one of the biggest voices against vaping. They were created by the Robert Woods Johnson Foundation...it almost feels like a proxy
DrugWise (uk)
added Jul 21, 2016 15:08
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[Europe] Smokers fume as France mulls ban on 'too cool' Gitanes and Gauloises

The ban, which could also cover the Lucky Strike, Marlboro Gold... is the logical conclusion of a new public health law – based on a European directive...Alarmed cigarette companies...demanding a meeting “given the seriousness and urgency of the situatio
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 20, 2016 19:09
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Campaign for a revised Tobacco Products Directive in the European Union: lessons learnt

Securing the TPD in 2014 was a significant success in European tobacco control and will serve to strengthen certain tobacco control policies across all 28 EU Member States (MS) on its implementation in May 2016. It was a hard-fought battle against one of
Tobacco Control
added Jul 19, 2016 16:11
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[Europe] Fighting the illicit trade in tobacco products requires a joint global effort: EU calls on international partners to sign anti-smuggling UN treaty

Today the EU calls on other countries to follow suit and sign the World Health Organisation Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products (“FCTC Protocol”).
Council of the European Union (be)
added Jul 19, 2016 15:38
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[Europe, UK] STEVENS: The radical blueprint the NHS needs to survive life after Brexit

First, if you’re concerned about life chances you need to act on prevention and health inequalities. While smoking explains half the difference in longevity between rich and poor, obesity is the new smoking: poor diet is now our biggest avoidable cause o
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 19, 2016 15:35
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Campaign for a revised Tobacco Products Directive in the European Union: lessons learnt

This article will emphasise the importance and limitations of the 2014 TPD, the factors that led to its successful adoption and the key transferable lessons for future tobacco control policy advocacy from the perspective of the Smoke Free Partnership (SFP
Tobacco Control
added Jul 19, 2016 15:33
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A Strange Blend: Why Are Europeans Mixing Cannabis and Tobacco?

Not only does consuming a cannabis–tobacco blend affect your health more than pure flower, it also complicates efforts to gauge the health effects of cannabis itself. The legalization debate often revolves around the dangers of "smoking," because almost e
Leafly
added Jul 18, 2016 17:34
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[Europe, Malta] Tobacco smuggling shoots up by 28 per cent

The amount of tobacco smuggled into Malta grew by some 28 per cent last year, costing the Treasury about €10 million in lost revenue, an EU-wide report seen by the Sunday Times of Malta has estimated.
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 18, 2016 00:59
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