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Federal Appeals Court Rejects Tobacco Industry Effort to Escape Corrective Actions for Violating Racketeering Laws

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit today delivered a victory for public health by rejecting the tobacco industry's attempt to escape any corrective actions despite a judgment that they have violated civil racketeering laws and defrauded the Am
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 28, 2012 09:32
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[Illinois] Cigar smokers fuming over new regulations

Pending legislation in the House and Senate would amend the act to exempt premium cigars – defined as a cigar that is “wrapped solely in tobacco leaf, contains no filter, and weighs at least 6 pounds per 1,000 count” – from FDA regulation. If the new leg
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
added Jul 15, 2012 12:51
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HAMBURG: COLUMN-Protecting Americans from tobacco's damage-Margaret Hamburg

Much has been done since that day three years ago when the Tobacco Control Act was signed into law by the president in the White House Rose Garden. To the FDA, these achievements represent a solid foundation to build on. I have never been more confident
Reuters
added Jul 12, 2012 10:20
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Cigar smoking taking off among children

In reaction, the AMA passed policy to block legislation that would exempt flavored cigars from Food and Drug Administration oversight.
Newport News (VA) Daily Press
added Jul 6, 2012 09:09
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Cigar products could go unregulated...

Tell your Representative that these candy flavored tobacco products cannot go unregulated:
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 25, 2012 10:32
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Bill Exempting Cigars From FDA's Reach Gains Opposition

Roll Call magazine recently reported that Altria, parent company of Philip Morris and cigar manufacturer John Middleton, is opposed to the legislation, taking the position that all cigars should be regulated by FDA.
Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Jun 18, 2012 09:40
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[Washington] HHS Region X Youth and Tobacco Town Hall Meeting: Overview

the imperative is clear: we must do all that we can to prevent adolescents and young adults from initiating tobacco use, and help those who have begun to use tobacco to quit. With this in mind, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, in partners
meetinglink.org
added Jun 13, 2012 15:27
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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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Dramatic New Findings Support Menthol as a Starter Tobacco Product for Youth

Data from the First Longitudinal Study on Menthol Use Among Youth Intensifies Pressure on Food and Drug Administration to Ban Menthol to Protect Public Health
American Legacy Foundation
added May 18, 2012 04:52
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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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