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Health Groups Sue FDA to Speed Review of E-Cigarettes

According to the groups, the FDA's decision to delay the review means that currently available e-cigarettes and cigars can continue to be sold without information about their health risks or any scientific evidence to support claims of public health bene
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 29, 2018 00:42
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Academy, health groups sue FDA over e-cigarette regulation delays

“A lot of kids think they’re smoking harmless water vapor when in fact they are putting nicotine into their bodies, inhaling it into their lungs which is changing the reward centers of their brain, upregulating nicotine receptors and causing them to beco
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Mar 28, 2018 13:34
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Lawsuit challenges FDA delay of e-cigarette review

The lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court argues that the FDA didn't follow proper requirements last year when it decided to push back the deadline for makers of e-cigarettes to submit their products for review. The groups say the delay poses a threat t
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 28, 2018 13:32
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Health Groups v. FDA and DHHS: COMPLAINT FOR DECLARATORY AND INJUNCTIVE RELIEF (PDF) (70pp)

FDA’s categorical exemption of newly deemed tobacco products from statutorily mandated premarket review for multiple years deprives the Public Health Organization Plaintiffs of access to vital information they rely on (and would rely on) to educate the pu
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 28, 2018 05:38
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Health Groups File Suit to Expedite FDA Review of E-Cigarettes, Cigars

The need for the FDA to review e-cigarettes now on the market has been underscored by the recent surge in popularity of JUUL, which has become the best-selling e-cigarette brand and is reported to be widely used by teens. JUUL e-cigarettes look like USB
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 28, 2018 04:45
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Public health groups are challenging the FDA's decision to delay e-cigarette regulation

Last summer, the agency extended the deadline as part of a sweeping plan to overhaul tobacco regulation. Under the revised timeline, manufacturers won't need to file until 2021 for combustible products like cigars and until 2022, for noncombustible produ
CNBC
added Mar 28, 2018 04:44
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FDA sued for delaying e-cigarette, cigar regulations

Several major public health groups sued the Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday for delaying certain rules for electronic cigarettes and cigars, saying that consumers as a result will be exposed for years to “lethal and addictive components” in tobac
Washington Post
added Mar 28, 2018 04:43
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Health, medical groups sue FDA over e-cigarette rule delay

Seven public health and medical groups on Tuesday filed a lawsuit challenging a U.S. Food and Drug Administration decision that they said would allow e-cigarettes to remain on the market for years without regulatory review.
Reuters
added Mar 28, 2018 04:42
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FDA SEEKS TO MOVE TEXAS CIGAR LAWSUIT TO D.C., EYES COMBINING CASES

In a motion, FDA argues that En Fuego Tobacco Shop, LLC—one of the plaintiffs in the Texas case—is a member of the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR), one of the plaintiffs in the Washington D.C. case. Additionally, FDA ar
HalfWheel
added Mar 27, 2018 15:28
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TEXAS CIGAR BUSINESSES SUE FDA OVER CIGAR REGULATIONS

In a complaint filed on Friday, En Fuego Tobacco Shop, a Dallas area retailer; El Cubano Cigars, a League City-based manufacturer and retailer, and the Texas Cigar Merchants Association (TXCMA), a state retailer’s association, filed a lawsuit against the
HalfWheel
added Mar 27, 2018 15:28
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