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DOCKET for CIGAR ASSOCIATION v FDA, Apr 3, 2017

30 ORDER granting 29 Unopposed Motion of Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids for Leave to File Brief Amicus Curiae...32 AMICUS BRIEF re 22 IN SUPPORT OF PLAINTIFFS MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT by CAUSE OF ACTION INSTITUTE.
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 3, 2017 20:41
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justice department should recuse lawyers who represented tobacco companies from tobacco cases

Before Mr. Readler joined the DOJ, the department vigorously defended the FDA rule. With Mr. Readler now on the case, the government filed a motion requesting an extension “to more fully consider the issues raised.”
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 27, 2017 19:20
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LETTER TO AG JEFF SESSIONS RE: RECUSAL OF TOBACCO LAWYERS (PDF)

ethical standards would be compromised if any former partner of Jones Day, which has worked tirelessly on behalf of the tobacco industry, participates in the Justice Department’s defense of tobacco regulations or other actions by FDA affecting the ind
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 27, 2017 19:15
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Health Groups: Justice Department Should Recuse Lawyers Who Represented Tobacco Companies from Tobacco-Related Cases

concerns about Noel Francisco, the nominee for Solicitor General, and Chad Readler, currently Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Division, both of whom represented R.J. Reynolds...while they were partners at the law firm Jones Day.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 27, 2017 19:09
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DOCKET for CIGAR ASSOCIATION v FDA, Feb 21-Mar 22, 2017

MINUTE ORDER granting 27 the parties’ Joint Motion to Amend Scheduling Order. The revised schedule is as follows: Defendants’ Opposition to Plaintiffs’ Motion for Summary Judgment and Cross-Motion for Summary Judgment shall be filed on or before May 1, 2
Tobacco On Trial
added Mar 23, 2017 02:48
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CIGAR ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, et al. v FDA: BRIEF OF AMICUS CURIAE CAUSE OF ACTION INSTITUTE (PDF)

These words, etched on the Immigrant Statue in historic Ybor City, ring hollow in the face of regulatory onslaught by the Food and Drug Administration’s (“FDA”) “Deeming Rule.”3 FDA is destroying personal freedom, eliminating economic opportunity for
Cause of Action Institute
added Feb 25, 2017 00:45
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Cigar Industry Seeks Action on Deeming Rule Challenge

filed a Motion for Summary Judgment and opening brief on Feb. 13 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, according to the Cigar Aficionado. The move comes seven months after the associations joined in and asked the U.S. District Court i
Convenience Store News
added Feb 25, 2017 00:31
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Attorneys General, Nonprofit Support Cigar Industry In FDA Lawsuit

A group of attorneys general and a nonprofit organization have filed amicus briefs supporting the cigar industry's fight against FDA regulation. Both documents argue in favor of the recently proposed Motion for Summary Judgment and opening brief filed by
Cigar Aficionado
added Feb 24, 2017 14:44
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FDA is Trying to Snuff Out America’s Cigar Industry

Cause of Action Institute (“CoA Institute”) today filed an amicus curiae brief in support of Plaintiffs the Cigar Association of America, the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association, and Cigar Rights of America in their lawsuit against
Cause of Action Institute
added Feb 23, 2017 21:28
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Cigar Industry Files Motion, Moving FDA Lawsuit Forward

The next phase in the cigar industry's challenge of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Final Deeming Rule has begun. The three major lobbying groups that represent the cigar industry—the Cigar Rights of America, the International Premium Cigar and
Cigar Aficionado
added Feb 22, 2017 01:54
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