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U.S. FDA sued for Mandating Pre-Approval of Labeling Changes for Tobacco Products

tobacco companies said that the FDA is already going beyond its authority by issuing the guidelines. And a required FDA-authorized labeling changed will only make a product unique in the market – something like changing its brand name. In the lawsuit fil
Daily Times Gazette
added Apr 16, 2015 10:48
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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
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added May 7, 2012 19:46
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NICOPURE LABS, LLC & RIGHT TO BE SMOKE FREE COALITION v. FDA: BRIEF OF AMICUS CURIAE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW CENTER IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANTS-APPELLEES (PDF)

I. REQUIRING PRE-APPROVAL OF REDUCED-RISK CLAIMS DOES NOT OFFEND THE FIRST AMENDMENT. / II. DISTRIBUTING FREE SAMPLES OF AN ADDICTIVE, TOXIC PRODUCT IS NOT EXPRESSIVE CONDUCT PROTECTED BY THE FIRST AMENDMENT.
Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added May 16, 2018 19:02
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[UK] Plaintiff Lacks Standing to Force FDA Action Against Tobacco Company

A federal court has dismissed a case challenging the FDA’s allowance of the word “natural” in Natural American Spirit’s (“NAS”) product packaging and labeling. The Plaintiff lacks standing to sue under Article III, § 2, of the U.S. Constitution, which li
Lexology (uk)
added May 4, 2018 17:20
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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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