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Supreme Court denies cert in cigarette labeling case

The Supreme Court’s cert denial may leave the 6th Circuit decision intact, but because the FDA has indicated that it plans to engage in new rulemaking, the tobacco companies have effectively avoided compliance with the stringent new rules.
Lexology (uk)
added May 10, 2013 09:58
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Editorial: Best road to fewer smokers? See that kids don't start

The public's safety trumps some whackjob's notion of free expression. ... If tobacco companies are allowed to sponsor sporting events, concerts and the like, their message will be getting through to kids. Keeping those positive messages away from kids --
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Apr 30, 2013 14:58
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[District of Columbia] Memo: The Filibuster of Caitlin Halligan and the Future of the Courts

* Last year, a three-member panel of the D.C. Circuit led by Judge Rogers Brown , ruled that requiring graphic, factually accurate warning labels on cigarette packages violates the First Amendment rights of tobacco companies.
People For the American Way
added Mar 23, 2013 08:22
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[Massachusetts] Dennis opts out of tobacco stings on businesses

So how do Dennis officials determine if local retailers are selling cigarettes or other tobacco to minors? They don't, unless the Food and Drug Administration performs a random check. Even then, violations may lead nowhere.
Cape Cod (MA) Times
added Feb 7, 2013 08:43
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Draftfcb taps Fleishman for $115m anti-tobacco effort ($$)

Draftfcb and Fleishman-Hillard, the agency team behind the long-running “Above the Influence” campaign, are teaming up again to launch a tobacco-cessation outreach initiative targeting teenagers.
PR Week US
added Feb 3, 2013 12:01
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Tobacco Groups Win Challenge to FDA Cigarette Label Rule

In a 2-1 decision, the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington today ruled that Food and Drug Administration regulations mandating visual-image warnings of smoking’s health risks, along with the telephone number 1-800-QUIT-NOW, are “unabashed attempts to evo
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Aug 24, 2012 14:45
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D.C. Circuit rules against graphic tobacco labels

A federal appeals court has ruled cigarette companies do not have to display graphic images of diseased lungs and a cadaver with chest staples on their packaging.
Legal NewsLine
added Aug 24, 2012 14:41
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EDITORIAL: Stale smoke: The tobacco industry is up to its old tricks

The FDA should assert jurisdiction over all tobacco products, and Congress should close loopholes that help the industry lure new, young customers with cheap, sweet cigars that look and smoke just like cigarettes. Lawmakers can help, too, by setting tax
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Aug 12, 2012 17:18
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[New Jersey] Lautenberg Reiterates Call for Ban on Flavored Cigars

New CDC Report Finds Cigars Popular Among Youth
U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ)
added Aug 12, 2012 17:08
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AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS, et al., v. FDA: MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF PLAINTIFFS’ MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT (PDF)

But the new policy announced in the Guidance allows whole classes of the very products that are creating and sustaining this epidemic to remain on the market for years without the public-health review mandated by Congress. This Court should vacate the
Keller and Heckman LLP
added Aug 3, 2018 17:52
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