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Pediatricians, American Cancer Society Take FDA To Court Over Delayed Graphic Warning Labels On Cigarettes

It’s been more than seven years since the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act became law, directing the Food and Drug Administration to bolster warnings on tobacco labels and to create graphic warning images to be printed on cigarette packa
The Consumerist (blog)
added Oct 5, 2016 01:23
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VIDEO: Right to be Smoke-Free Coalition files lawsuit on behalf of vapor industry

Although not named parties in the complaint, CASAA along with the Smoke-Free Alternatives Trade Association (SFATA), SEVIA USA, and Not Blowing Smoke (NBS) have pledged support of this lawsuit.
Consumer Advocates for Smoke-Free Alternatives Association (CASAA)
added Jun 29, 2016 19:16
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SOTTERA, INC., doing business as NJOY, Appellee v. FOOD & DRUG ADMINISTRATION, et al., Appellants: Rehearing En Banc Denied Jan. 24, 2011.

unless a product derived from tobacco is marketed for therapeutic purposes, the FDA may regulate it only under the provisions of the Tobacco Control Act. Accordingly, because NJOY's electronic cigarettes are derived from tobacco, I join my colleagues
Tobacco Control Laws (CTFK)
added Apr 1, 2015 11:35
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Wendell Ford, Democratic governor and senator from Kentucky, dies at 90

mounted an opposition to the tobacco tax that was proposed to underwrite the Clinton administration’s ill-fated health-care plan...opposed regulation of tobacco by the [FDA]... “A lot of kids in our state can go to college because they have an acre of tob
Washington Post
added Jan 22, 2015 19:40
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EDITORIAL: Bottom Line: Cigarette warnings

Why not just take all the government warnings off? Wouldn’t that leave tobacco companies without the cloak of protection the U.S. Surgeon General provides? Wouldn’t it force the companies to consider issuing their own warnings – or face the consequences
Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Mar 24, 2013 15:43
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[District of Columbia] AMERICA’S PROGRESS AT RISK: RESTORING BALANCE TO THE D.C. CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS

A notorious ruling against consumer health and safety came last summer when the D.C. Circuit struck down FDA rules requiring graphic warning images on cigarette packages.
People For the American Way
added Mar 23, 2013 08:15
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Cigarette Warning-Label Ruling Won't Be Appealled by US

Attorney General Eric Holder, in a letter to Congress dated March 15, said the Food and Drug Administration will create new regulations that address the First Amendment concerns raised by the appeals court, which in a 2-1 decision found the requirements
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Mar 19, 2013 22:42
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UPDATE 3-U.S. court strikes down graphic warnings on cigarettes

* Appeals court says law violates corporate speech rights * Supreme Court may have to weigh in on divergent rulings
Reuters
added Aug 24, 2012 15:00
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Court upholds block on graphic cigarette warnings

A federal appeals court on Friday upheld a decision barring the federal government from requiring tobacco companies to put large graphic health warnings on cigarette packages to show that smoking can disfigure and even kill people.
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 24, 2012 14:57
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[Washington] Youth and Tobacco Town Hall - UWTV Webcast

Webcast June 14, 9am - 11:45 am PT, Seattle, Washington Check back for LIVE webcast at 9 am PT, June 14, 2012
University of Washington
added Jun 13, 2012 15:23
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