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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: Cutting through the smoke

Our view: If FDA can't require graphic photos and more compelling warnings on cigarette labels, lives will be shortened for the sake of tobacco's 'right' to profit
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Oct 16, 2012 16:19
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[Massachusetts] Potential cigarette carton images stir controversy

Although the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is pushing to require graphic images on cigarette packaging, controversy over First Amendment rights has stirred a number of health and smoking rights advocates.
The Daily Free Press (Boston University)
added Oct 16, 2012 07:18
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Tobacco Litigation Documents

National Litigation * U.S. v. Philip Morris USA, et al. (RICO case) * U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
University of California at San Francisco (UCSF)
added Oct 14, 2012 17:24
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FDA Asks DC Circ. To Rehear Tobacco Warning Label Suit ($$)

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday urged the D.C. Circuit to reconsider its August decision finding federal regulators' use of mandatory graphic warnings for cigarette packages unconstitutional, arguing that the government has shown the meas
Law360
added Oct 10, 2012 16:21
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FDA Seeks Reconsideration of U.S. Cigarette Label Ruling

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration asked for a full-court review of a decision by a three-judge appeals panel that threw out rules forcing cigarette packaging and advertising to display images such as diseased lungs.
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Oct 10, 2012 16:16
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R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY v. FOOD & DRUG ADMINISTRATION, et al.: APPELLANTS’ PETITION FOR REHEARING AND REHEARING EN BANC

this case presents a question of exceptional importance. The majority’s reasoning is wrong and it conflicts with the Sixth Circuit’s analysis of graphics in Discount Tobacco. We respectfully submit that the case should be reheard en banc.
Law360
added Oct 10, 2012 15:54
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Feds seek full court review of cigarette warnings

The U.S. government is asking a federal appeals court to rehear a challenge to a Food and Drug Administration requirement that tobacco companies to put large graphic health warnings on cigarette packages to show that smoking can disfigure and even kill pe
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 9, 2012 16:38
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[Indiana] FELDMAN: Encouraging new, 'fun' ways to smoke

Currently, legislation has been introduced in Congress that would diminish the FDA's authority over some of these alternative tobacco products. If enacted, this legislation would only serve to facilitate the tobacco industry's efforts to maintain adult n
South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Sep 22, 2012 07:01
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[Indiana] Richard Feldman: Big tobacco lures new generation of addicts

Legislation has been introduced in Congress that would diminish the FDA's authority over some of these alternative tobacco products. If enacted, this legislation would only serve to facilitate the tobacco industry's efforts to maintain adult nicotine dep
Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Sep 20, 2012 14:59
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ANDREWS: Graphic Tobacco Warning Case Can Present SCOTUS Opportunity on Commercial Speech Doctrine

If the Court decides to resolve the split between the D.C. and Sixth Circuits on the tobacco warnings, it may have an ideal opportunity to clarify the meaning of that critical part of its commercial speech test. Rather than simply continue to ignore Just
Forbes
added Sep 14, 2012 20:08
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