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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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NJOY Joins Fight To Have Unfair FDA Rules Overturned

asked a court to reverse a lower court's decision that blocks e-cigarette companies from truthfully describing their products to consumers, on the grounds that it violates the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution and prevents the public from obtaining
PR Newswire
added Feb 24, 2018 14:04
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DC Circuit Urged To Knock Down FDA E-Cig Rule ($$)

a challenge brought by manufacturer Nicopure LLC and trade group The Right to Be Smoke-Free Coalition. Consumer advocates, an e-cigarette maker, the state of Iowa, a nonprofit law center and a host of public policy experts on Tuesday told the court that
Law360
added Feb 22, 2018 18:02
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[Texas] RAVE SALON INC. d/b/a JOOSIE VAPES v. FDA: ORIGINAL COMPLAINT FOR DECLARATORY AND INJUNCTIVE RELIEF (PDF)

The Deeming Rule thus violates the First Amendment by prohibiting vaping manufacturers and retailers, including Joosie Vapes, from making truthful and non-misleading statements regarding vaping devices, e-liquids, and related products. Therefore, the De
Pacific Legal Foundation
added Jan 31, 2018 04:46
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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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