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FDA Warning Labels Pit Commercial Speech vs. Public Health

A New England Journal of Medicine editorial blames defeat of the FDA’s graphic cigarette pack to a legal system that favors commercial speech over public health, and urges a new approach before the agency proposes replacements.​
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Jun 28, 2013 21:07
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Government changes course on graphic cigarette warnings

In a letter to Republican House Speaker John Boehner last Friday, Attorney General Eric Holder said that the Food and Drug Administration would go back to the drawing board to develop the ads, as required by legislation passed by Congress in 2009.
Reuters
added Mar 19, 2013 22:47
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Brasch Words QUESTIONS REMAIN IN GOVERNMENT'S ANTI-CIGARETTE CAMPAIGN

If the federal government demands health warnings on cigarette packs, why doesn't it also demand similar warnings on other products that also carry known health risks, like liquor?
American Reporter
added Dec 4, 2012 01:44
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U.S. Appeals Court Backs Ruling Against Graphic Images on Cigarette Packs

Decision finds requirement would violate free speech; makes Supreme Court decision likely
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 24, 2012 14:47
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[Australia] GREENHOUSE: The Free Speech Puzzle

I’ve been thinking a lot about the First Amendment lately because I find its current state to be such a puzzle. Last November, when I read Judge Leon’s opinion in an earlier chapter of the F.D.A. case, a preliminary injunction that blocked the cigarette
New York Times Blogs
added Aug 24, 2012 01:34
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GAUDET: Guest Editorial: Card at 27--It's the Law

6% of retailers fail ID compliance tests, and growing
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added May 7, 2012 19:46
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[UK] DAUBE/MOODIE/McKEE: Towards a smoke-free world? Philip Morris International's new Foundation is not credible [Free Full Text]

This latest initiative changes nothing. Tobacco companies will continue to lie and deceive. They will continue to seek and find researchers and others—“lobbyists, door-openers, strategists, spin doctors”25—who are willing to accept money and work with an
The Lancet (uk)
added Oct 17, 2017 19:36
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[Massachusetts] Make warnings on cigarette packs scary, health groups say

A lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal District Court in Boston aims to force the Food and Drug Administration to require cigarette packages to display images starkly depicting what tobacco can do to the human body. Dozens of countries already require such
Boston (MA) Globe
added Oct 5, 2016 01:17
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Federal e-cigarette rules on parallel track with new California law

California already barred people under the age of 18 from buying e-cigarettes, so the federal rule won’t change that. But because Brown also signed a bill boosting the age for buying to tobacco to 21, Californians will now need to be 21 to buy e-cigarett
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added May 6, 2016 11:42
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WHITE: Symposium: Defining deference down

Last year, in Loving v. IRS, the court invoked Brown & Williamson in holding that the IRS was unreasonable in interpreting its statutory jurisdiction ...Two years earlier, the D.C. Circuit invoked Brown & Williamson’s “major questions” doctrine to strike
SCOTUSBlog
added Jun 26, 2015 09:15
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