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Government quits legal battle over graphic cigarette warnings

The FDA said in a statement Tuesday that it will go back to the drawing board and “undertake research to support a new rulemaking consistent with the Tobacco Control Act,” the 2009 law that requires the agency to find ways to reduce the estimated 440,000
Washington Post
added Mar 19, 2013 23:02
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LORILLARD, INC., et al. v. FDA: DOCKET 2/25/11-8/1/12

02/25/2011 1 COMPLAINT against LAWRENCE R. DEYTON, MARGARET A. HAMBURG, KATHLEEN SEBELIUS, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, UNITED STATES FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
Tobacco On Trial
added Aug 2, 2012 17:00
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Big Tobacco Fires on New 'Draconian' FDA Rules

Although disguised as "guidance," the FDA rule described in the complaint as the "SE directive" imposes legal obligations that manufacturers must follow or face penalties, including seizure of an entire product line, they continue. "Moreover, b
Courthouse News
added Apr 17, 2015 23:38
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LETTERS: CONNOLLY/PINKERTON: Re:No evidence that the tobacco industry evaded the FDA's ban on 'Light' cigarette descriptors

This comment summarizes, but mischaracterizes the findings and conclusions of our study. Our analyses and interpretation are based strictly on the letter of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (FSPTCA) and its requirements, including Sec
Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2014 18:14
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Justices decline to hear challenge to tobacco law

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a tobacco industry challenge to a federal law that expanded restrictions on the advertising and marketing of cigarettes. The provisions of the 2009 Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act unde
Reuters
added Apr 22, 2013 12:50
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[District of Columbia] Tobacco Cos. Fight DC Circ. Rehearing Of Warning Label Suit ($$)

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and other tobacco giants urged the D.C. Circuit on Monday not to reconsider its recent finding that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's mandatory graphic warnings for cigarette packages are unconstitutional, saying the agency
Law360
added Oct 31, 2012 18:53
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MAILHOT: Dispelling the Myths of Tobacco Control

A response to the recent misleading “Deadly Alliance” report implicating convenience stores.
Convenience Store Decisions
added May 9, 2012 12:03
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[California, Illinois, New York] In re Fontem US, Inc. Consumer Class Action Litig. Order Granting in Part and Denying in Part the Defendant’s Motion to Dismiss the Second Amended Complaint (PDF)

The FDA has stated that the heading was implemented “in order to clarify that part 1143 is not intended to prevent tobacco product manufacturers from including truthful, non-misleading warnings on their products’ packaging or advertisements voluntarily
Amazon CloudFront
added Nov 2, 2016 19:52
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Cigars vs FDA – The Lawsuit Has Been Filed

Today, the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR), Cigar Association of America (CAA) and Cigar Rights of America (CRA) have filed a joint lawsuit against the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and their Commissioner Robert Ca
The Cigar Authority
added Jul 15, 2016 17:43
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E-Cigarette Advocates Say FDA's New Rules Are Unlawful

The challengers claim the FDA’s new rule “sets forth obligations that reach far beyond any reasonable level of regulatory oversight and imposes requirements that are unlawful in their nature and scope.” Regulators consider electronic cigarettes a “tobacc
National Law Journal
added Jun 23, 2016 12:39
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