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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

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
added Nov 2, 2012 15:09

U.S. Appeals Courts Split Over Graphic Cigarette Labels

Two federal appellate courts are now split over whether the government can force the tobacco industry to place graphic warning labels on cigarette packages. The division between the two circuits, which disagree on the level of scrutiny this regulation of
JD Supra, LLC
added Oct 31, 2012 19:02

In Graphic Warnings Case, Tobacco Lawyers Fight Full D.C. Circuit Review

Lawyers for major tobacco companies said Monday they do not want the full U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit to touch a panel's ruling that went against the government's controversial graphic warning labels requirement.
The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times
added Oct 31, 2012 18:59

[District of Columbia] Tobacco Cos. Fight DC Circ. Rehearing Of Warning Label Suit ($$)

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and other tobacco giants urged the D.C. Circuit on Monday not to reconsider its recent finding that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's mandatory graphic warnings for cigarette packages are unconstitutional, saying the agency
added Oct 31, 2012 18:53

[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

[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

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

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
added Oct 10, 2012 16:21

Case Study: RJ Reynolds V. FDA ($$)

The Nov. 7, 2011, decision of Judge Richard J. Leon . . . confirms that regulated entities should scrutinize agency rules from the perspective of the free speech implications of the rules.
added Oct 10, 2012 16:20
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