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DC Circ. Denies En Banc Review Of Tobacco Warning Labels ($$)

The FDA’s bid for an en banc rehearing of the ruling — in which a three-judge panel found the agency had not presented "a shred of evidence" that demonstrated the warnings would lower smoking rates — was shot down by a majority of the eligible appeals co
Law360
added Dec 5, 2012 21:05
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Court denies rehearing on cigarette warnings

An appeals court on Wednesday denied the federal government's request to reconsider a decision blocking a requirement that tobacco companies put large graphic health warnings on cigarette packages to show that smoking can disfigure and even kill people.
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 5, 2012 19:16
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Appeals court won't reconsider decision blocking graphic cigarette labels

A lower court ruling blocking the implementation of new graphic cigarette labels will stand for now after the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday denied a request by the federal government that the issue be reconsidered, the Associate
Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Dec 5, 2012 19:12
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Appeals court denies rehearing in cigarette package images case

A federal appeals court in Washington Wednesday refused to rehear a case in which a federal judge struck down graphic images on cigarette packages. The refusal came in a two-sentence unsigned order.
UPI
added Dec 5, 2012 18:35
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[North Carolina] Successful appeal of graphic cigarette labels likely headed for U.S. Supreme Court

The U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington reaffirmed Wednesday its August decision that the labels violate tobacco companies' free-speech rights under the First Amendment.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 5, 2012 18:33
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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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Implications of Court Order for Tobacco Companies to Make “Corrective Statements:” Implications for the FDA and Industry Power

the tobacco companies are nothing if not well-practiced at skirting the law and pushing the system to its limits.  As a result, their implementation of this order needs to be monitored carefully and aggressively.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 30, 2012 10:24
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Ad Industry Asks Supreme Court To Hear Tobacco Marketing Case

"These restrictions and requirements strike at the heart of advertiser rights to convey truthful information about legal products to adults," the Association of National Advertisers, American Advertising Federation and American Association of Advertising
MediaPost (Media Magazine)
added Nov 29, 2012 16:00
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Tobacco Cos. Ask Supreme Court to Review Graphic Labels Ruling

The battle over graphic cigarette warning labels is being fought on another front now that several tobacco companies as well as a member of the National Association of Tobacco Outlets (NATO) have filed a Petition for a Writ of Certiorari with the U.S. Sup
Convenience Store News
added Nov 6, 2012 16:38
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Tobacco Cos. Ask High Court to Review Graphic Label Ruling ($$)

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and other tobacco giants are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse a Sixth Circuit decision requiring them to label their products with graphic warnings they say violate the First Amendment, according to a recent high court p
Law360
added Nov 2, 2012 15:09
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