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[District of Columbia] Bush's Court: How the D.C. Circuit Threatens the Future of Progressive Reform

The right-wing majority of the D.C. Circuit has continuously sought to dismantle progressive efforts ... Last year, the D.C. Circuit ruled that FDA regulations requiring cigarette manufacturers to place graphic, factually accurate warnings on their prod
People For the American Way
added Mar 23, 2013 08:20
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[Canada, USA] GLANTZ: The FDA made the right decision not to appeal the current warning labels

Fortunately, new papers have been published that supplant the need for the FDA to estimate the effects of the warning labels, particularly an excellent study of the effects of the Canadian warning labels that showed a 22.5% drop in the likelihood of bein
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 29, 2013 14:13
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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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U.S. Abandons Effort to Place Graphic Labeling on Cigarettes

HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 25, 2013 20:34
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FDA, Tobacco Cos. Destined To Refight Graphic Warning War ($$)

But after the new rulemaking process is complete, the FDA is bound to find itself right where it left off: defending the graphic warning requirement in court. “The tobacco industry will never accept any tobacco control measure without a very public and
Law360
added Mar 21, 2013 22:40
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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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Government's Decision Not to Appeal Cigarette Warning Ruling Is Disappointing; FDA Should Quickly Develop New Set of Graphic Warnings

As the Sixth Circuit decision concluded, "Faced with evidence that the current warnings ineffectively convey the risks of tobacco use and that most people do not understand the full risks, the Act's new warnings are reasonably related to promoting greate
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 25, 2013 09:15
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Government's Decision Not to Appeal Cigarette Warning Ruling Is Disappointing; FDA Should Quickly Develop New Set of Graphic Warnings

However, we welcome the FDA's announcement that it will begin development of new warnings that comply both with legal rulings and the 2009 law that required large, graphic cigarette warnings. The FDA should move quickly to require strong warnings that are
CBS MarketWatch
added Mar 20, 2013 00:00
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APNewsBreak: US won't appeal ruling blocking graphic cigarette warnings, FDA to revise labels

The U.S. government is abandoning a legal battle to require that cigarette packs carry a set of large and often macabre warning labels depicting the dangers of smoking and encouraging smokers to quit.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 19, 2013 22:51
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