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ARCHIVE: ALEC and the Tobacco Industry

ALEC's relationship with the tobacco industry started after 1979...providing access to influential government officials, tobacco industry documents reveal that a relationship with ALEC benefits the industry in many other ways. ALEC has functioned both as
PR Watch
added Sep 30, 2014 17:45
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LEVIN: Tobacco Industry Batting A Thousand With Federal Judge, While FDA Strikes Out

The three cases...blocked graphic cigarette warning labels and delayed regulation of e-cigarettes...by the same federal judge, Richard J. Leon... the fact that Leon was assigned all three is extraordinary—and extraordinarily good luck for the industry.
FairWarning
added Sep 29, 2014 12:13
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Pfizer will ask to remove suicide warning from anti-smoking meds

FDA updated the drug's label Monday to include data from a number of recent studies that found little to no evidence of psychiatric problems or suicidal tendencies in patients taking the twice-a-day tablet. The new labeling represents a victory for Pfizer
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 28, 2014 06:32
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Nonsmokers' responses to new warning labels on smokeless tobacco and electronic cigarettes: an experimental study

Regulatory agencies should not allow "lower risk"warning labels, which have similar effects to the "FDA Approved"label, which is prohibited, and should consider implementing graphic warning labels for smokeless tobacco products and e-cigarettes.
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Sep 27, 2014 14:54
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FDA Schedules Workshops on Electronic Cigarettes

has announced a series of three public workshops to gather scientific information and provide a forum for discussion of e-cigarettes and the public health. These workshops will include presentations and panel discussions about the current state of scient
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Sep 27, 2014 14:52
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Poisoning Cases Related to E-Cigarettes Keep Spiraling Upward

In comments filed with the Food and Drug Administration in August, the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids and 23 other public health and medical organizations urged the agency to require child safety packaging (PDF). “The unregulated sale of electronic cigar
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 27, 2014 14:22
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[District of Columbia] DC Increases Tobacco Tax But Exempts E-Cigarettes

the new tax also exempts e-cigarettes and any other products that have been approved by the FDA for smoking cessation. An e-cigarette is defined as an electronic vaporizer producing an aerosol that simulates tobacco smoking.
Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Sep 26, 2014 07:17
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Illinois High Court Takes Up $10 Billion Philip Morris Case

A decade ago, the Illinois Supreme Court killed off a $10 billion deceptive marketing verdict ... The case appeared to be over. But in 2008, the U.S. government wrote in an amicus brief in another case that it never authorized the descriptors "light" an
Litigation Daily
added Sep 25, 2014 13:24
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BRIANT: The Big Picture, Part 2

So far, 2014 has proven to be even more demanding and complex ... To protect the right to sell tobacco products, the entire industry needs to continue its efforts to monitor and respond to these threats that would otherwise seek to severely restrict or ou
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Sep 24, 2014 18:44
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Health Highlights: Sept. 24, 2014

* New Chantix Label Suggests Low Risk of Suicidal Behavior * Replace FDA Commissioner: Anti-Addiction Groups / the letter signed by groups including Physicians for Responsible Opioid Prescribing
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 24, 2014 18:07
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